What’s New in Addiction Medicine? [Volume 88]

“Surgery and Substances: Perioperative Care of the Substance Use Patient”

Dr. Agnes Crnic
Addiction Medicine Fellow, BC Centre on Substance Use

Tuesday, October 19
12pm – 1pm

Learning objectives:

  1. Review the data on perioperative outcomes in patients with substance use disorder
  2. Review existing strategies for the management of patients who use substances before, during and after surgery
  3. Discuss the future of perioperative substance use care

What’s New in Addiction Medicine? 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].

  • October 19, 2021
  • 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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