Pain Management and Addiction

Sponsor: Grayken Center for Addiction TTA, a program of Boston Medical Center

Description: This training will provide strategies for pain management in patients with co-occurring pain and opioid use disorder.

This training satisfies 0.75 hours of the required 8 hours of training for DEA-registered practitioners.

Intended audience

Intended audience: Medical professionals with prescriptive authority, nurses and support staff who support them looking to increase provision of care for patients with substance use disorder.


Following this training, participants will have the knowledge necessary to:

  • Identify at least three risk factors for opioid use disorder (OUD) and overdose in patients with chronic pain.
  • List three examples of non-opioid treatments for chronic pain.
  • Develop an acute pain management strategy for a patient taking prescribed buprenorphine.

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This is an open ended event

no costs