WISAM 2019 Annual Conference

Schedule subject to change

Thursday, September 26, 2019

7:30 am - Registration & Breakfast/Visit with Exhibitors

8:30 am - Conference Kickoff/Opening Remarks

8:45-10:00 am - How to Survive a Plague: What the US Response to AIDS Can Teach Us About the Opioid Epidemic; Ryan Westergaard, MD, PhD, MPH

10:00-10:15 am - Networking Break/Visit with Exhibitors

10:15-11:45 am - Workshops:

Option 1   Option 2 Option 3 
Emerging Treatments for Opioid Use Disorder; Sela Kurter, MD
    Motivational Interviewing: Adolescents and Marijuana; Matthew Stohs, MD et. al.
      Somatic Therapies: Yoga, Zen Meditation, Qigong, Tai Chi; James Sauer, MSSW and David Nelson, PhD

      12:00-1:30 pm - Lunch; WISAM Annual Business Meeting and Elections

      1:45 -3:15 pm Workshops:

      Option 1   Option 2 Option 3 
      Rural Perspectives of SUD Treatment and Prevention; Mark Lim, MD and Sheila Weix
        Treatment Perspectives and Barriers to Care in Diverse Populations; Al Felice, PhD; et. al 
          Equine Therapy and Hypnotherapy; Tami Bahr, LCSW and David Nelson, PhD

          3:15-3:30 pm - Networking Break/Visit with Exhibitors

          3:30-4:30 pm - An Update on the Status of Cannabis and Cannabis Research; David Galbis-Reig, MD

          4:30-4:45 pm - Q&A Session and Closing Remarks

          4:45-5:30 pm - Reception

          Friday, September 27, 2019

          7:30 am - Registration & Breakfast/Visit with Exhibitors

          8:25 am - Introductory Remarks

          8:30-8:45 am - TBD

          8:45-9:15 am - Local Law Enforcement and a Community Partnership Approach to Addiction; Chief Michael C. Koval, City of Madison Police Department

          9:15-10:15 am - U.S. Law Enforcement and the Opioid Epidemic; Asst. U.S. Attorneys William Lipscomb and David Conway

          10:15-10:45 am - Networking Break

          10:45 am - 12:15 pm - Workshops:

          Option 1   Option 2 Option 3 
          Tapering Buprenorphine; Matthew Felgus, MD and Aleksandra Zgierska, MD
            Supporting Providers through Patient Overdoes; Ritu Bhatnagar, MD and Dean Krahn, MD
              Peer Support Workshop: MARI & the ED2Recovery Program; Officer Bernie Albright; Joseph Balles; Tanya Kraege; Sarah Johnson

              12:15-1:15 pm - Lunch & Roundtable Special Interest Group Discussions

              1:15-2:45 pm - Workshops:

              Option 1   Option 2 Option 3 
              Psychotherapy in MAT; Thomas Hayes, PhD and John Ewing, MD
                Modalities of Trauma Treatment: EMDR Therapy and Brainspotting; Sandra Derks, LPC, CSAC: Jeff Ryan, LPC
                  Alternatives to Jail: The Evidence Behind Drug Courts; Jason Latva; Judge Mary Triggiano (invited); TBD

                  2:45-3:00 pm - Networking Break

                  3:00-4:00 pm - Governor's Address; Wisconsin Governor Tony Evers (invited)

                  4:00-4:15 pm - Closing Remarks & Announcements

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