“What’s New in Addiction Medicine?” [Volume 62]

Drugs & The Mother Baby Dyad:
Breastfeeding, Substance Use and Treatment

Dr. Rebecca Coish
Addiction Medicine Fellow, BC Centre on Substance Use
January 22, 12pm – 1pm
St. Paul’s Hospital, Hurlburt Auditorium

This free series is geared towards the needs and interests of individuals operating in a healthcare or research setting, however, the public and other interested stakeholders are welcome and encouraged to attend.

Learning Objectives:
1) Review current recommendations and currently known safety information about common drugs & pharmacotherapies for substance use disorders in context of breastfeeding
2) Review infant feeding strategies in context of drug use and breastfeeding

A light lunch will be provided. We strongly encourage guests to RSVP as soon as possible to ensure sufficient food and space. (Please note that you will not need to bring your registration ticket(s) to the event.)


Can’t make it in person? Our lectures are now being streamed live! Register for the webcast here: bit.ly/WNAMweb62 

If you have any questions about event logistics, please contact Raman Jawanda at [email protected].

Hurlburt Auditorium, St. Paul’s Hospital

Hurlburt Auditorium is located on the 2nd floor of the Providence building.

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