“What’s New in Addiction Nursing?” [Volume 14]

Concurrent Disorders: An Integrated Perspective of Co-occurring Schizophrenia and Substance Use Disorders

Shauna Archer
Addiction Nurse Practitioner Fellow, BC Centre on Substance Use
April 3, 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 the epidemiology and neurobiology of co-occurring schizophrenia and substance use disorder.
2) Review the influence of co-occurring schizophrenia and substance use disorder on morbidity, mortality, and quality of life.
3) Review assessment, diagnosis and integrated treatment options for co-occurring schizophrenia and substance use disorders.

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/WNANweb14

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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