What’s New in Addiction Medicine? [Volume 87]

“Too old to quit? Alcohol Use Disorder in
Older Adults”

Dr. Allison Hudson
Addiction Medicine Fellow, BC Centre on Substance Use

Tuesday, August 24
12pm – 1pm

Learning objectives:

  1. Understand the complications of alcohol use disorder in older adults.
  2. Identify evidence-based treatment recommendations in this age group.
  3. Reflect on the unique needs and challenges of working with older adults with substance use disorders.

What’s New in Addiction Nursing? is a lunch-time series featuring local and international experts, clinicians, and researchers who will deliver the latest research and information on novel, evidence-based addiction medicine topics.

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.


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

  • August 24, 2021
  • 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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