Statewide Inaugural Virtual Adolescent SUD Conference

Stigma, Screening and Treatment, Drug
Myths/Facts, Perinatal SUD, Child Trauma

June 6, 2024 – 8:00 AM – 2:00 PM

8:00 – 8:05 AM
Welcome & Opening Remarks
Sara McEwen, MD, MPH
Executive Director, Governor’s Institute

8:05 – 8:35 AM
Recognizing and Challenging
Stigma around Substance Use
Lucien Gonzalez, MD, MS, FAAP
UNC School of Medicine

8:35 – 9:35 AM
Adolescent SUD: Addiction is a Pediatric Disease
Marty Wunsch, MD, FAAP, DFASAM
American Board of Preventive Medicine

9:35 – 9:45 AM [BREAK]

9:45 – 11:00 AM
Child Trauma: The Intersection with Substance Use
George (Tripp) Ake, PhD
Duke University School of Medicine
Center for Child and Family Health
National Center for Child Traumatic Stress

11:00 – 11:15 AM
State Updates and Remarks
Kelly Crosbie, MSW, LCSW
Director, Division of MHDDSUS

11:15 – 12:00 PM [LUNCH]

12:00 – 12:45 PM
Perinatal Patients with SUD: Evidence-Based Care
Melinda Ramage, FNP-BC, CARN-AP, LCAS
Perinatal Quality Collaborative of NC
Project CARA Research Team, Behavioral Health Group

12:45 – 2:00 PM
Myths and Facts About Drugs
Jennifer J. Carroll, PhD, MPH
NCSU College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Up to 5 CE Hours Approved by NCASPPB
Up to 5 CE Hours Endorsed by NASW-NC

For questions or more information
contact Jeremy Croom