The Opioid Crisis
Medical Conference

Ethical, Medical & Legal Dimensions


June 20, 2020
7:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Center for Cognition and Neuroethics

4800 South Saginaw Street 
Flint, MI 48507

First Floor Auditorium

Registration Option Forthcoming


Conference Details

Organized by the Center for Cognition and Neuroethics, sponsored by University of Michigan-Flint Philosophy Department and McLaren Hospital. 

Continuing Medical Education
Up to 16.0 AMA CME Category 1 Credits Awarded for Full Participation


Faculty Disclosure
The following speakers have indicated that neither they nor their spouse or partner have Conflicts of Interest. Nor do they have financial relationships with a commercial interest related to their respective presentation: Forthcoming. The following planning committee members have indicated that neither they nor their spouse or partner have conflicts of interest related to this event: Forthcoming.


Educational Goals
The intent of this medical seminar is to increase awareness of current and evolving research, improve knowledge of current evidence based national guidelines and improve outcomes of patients/families/organizations in the identification, diagnosis, treatment and prevention of an opioid addition. The overall desired result of this program is to improve physician to physician collaboration through improved communication, expedited patient care and services increased use of industry standards and guidelines, leading to increased positive outcomes for all stakeholders.


Accreditation Statement
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Michigan State Medical Society Committee on CME Accreditation through the joint sponsorship of McLaren Health Care and the Center of Cognition and Neuroethics and the Insight Institute of Neurosurgery and Neruroscience. McLaren Health Care is accredited by the Michigan State Medical Society Committee on CME Accreditation to provide continuing medical education for physicians.


Credit Designation Statement
McLaren Flint designates this live educational activity for a maximum of 16.0 AMA CME Category 1 Credits. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. In the State of Michigan, Category I Physician Credits are applicable to Nursing CEUs. Participants must fully participate in the activity and complete an online activity evaluation and post test questions, if received by presenters, with a passing score of 70 percent or greater by July 15, 2019. See the program instruction sheet distributed during the activity for the online activity link. Post-tests will not be graded and credit will not be processed until the online evaluation and post-test has officially closed for response. Please allow two weeks to grade post-tests and process and upload credit after the evaluation and post-test has closed.


Validity Statement
All the recommendations involving clinical medicine in a CME activity must be based on evidence that is accepted within the profession of medicine as adequate justification for their indications and contraindications in the care of patients. All scientific research referred to, reported or used in CME in support or justification of a patient care recommendation must conform to the generally accepted standards of experimental design, data collection and analysis. Providers are not eligible for MSMS accreditation or reaccreditation if they present activities that promote recommendations, treatment or manners of practicing medicine that are not within the definition of CME, or known to have risks or dangers that outweigh the benefits known to be ineffective in the treatment of patients.





June 20, 2020

7 AM – 5 PM

4800 South Saginaw Street

Flint, Michigan



Register now for guaranteed entry to the conference. Both space and registration tickets are limited. Same day ticket availability is not guaranteed. We will issue a partial, $50 refund per confirmed registered referrals, up to the registration cost, after the early registration deadline.

Early Seat Reservation
Seats Available
$200 for Physicians, Clinicians and other Professionals
$100 for Students and Residents

Vendor / Representative
Spaces Available
Please contact Dr. Jami Anderson, see below. Additional information forthcoming.

Your transactions will be securely processed by the online payment system of Eventbrite, which requires a refund policy of 7 days. Also, please note that Eventbrite deadlines are at 11:30 PM, not midnight. The early registration deadline, therefore, closes at 11:30 PM on 13 June 2019.


Registration Option Forthcoming


The Center for Cognition and Neuroethics

The Center for Cognition and Neuroethics (CCN) is a joint venture between the Philosophy Department at the University of Michigan-Flint and the Insight Institute of Neurosurgery and Neuroscience (IINN).

CCN supports interdisciplinary ventures with the conviction that the skills and knowledge that individuals from different disciplines and professions bring to a partnership enrich and inform the others, thereby creating unique, synergistic research that would not be possible in an isolated disciplinary environment.


For More Information

Please contact Dr. Jami Anderson by emailing