MATOD Module 2 workshop – Bendigo

This face-to-face workshop is facilitated by our medical educator, Dr Paul Grinzi.

Date: Saturday 27 August 2022
Time: 8:30am for breakfast
Workshop runs: 9:00am to 1:00pm
Venue: Shamrock Hotel, Bendigo

The workshop aims to assess, manage and initiate patients on Opioid Replacement Therapy.

Learning outcomes include:

  • Assess patients presenting with problematic opioid use
  • Outline the criteria for the diagnosis of Opioid Use Disorder
  • Address the legislative requirements relating to prescribing buprenorphine and methadone
  • Implement opioid and methadone prescribing as part of a broader Opioid Use Disorder management plan
  • Describe MATOD-related referral and support pathways.

40 CPD RACGP points are available. See more information and contact details here.

Health care workers in the Grampians Loddon Mallee Pharmacotherapy network can access a workforce development payment. Details here.