What’s New in Addiction Pharmacy [Vol 6]

“Testing the Limits – Novel Synthetic Opioids (e.g. “nitazenes”) and Canadian Drug Checking”

Amy Wiebe
Shoppers Drug Mart Addiction Pharmacy Fellow, BC Centre on Substance Use

Tuesday, April 16
12pm – 1pm

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

Key Learning Objectives:

  • Recognize how novel synthetic opioids (e.g. benzimidazole opioids) might influence clinical care.
  • Compare and contrast the different types of drug checking instruments in Canada.

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].

  • April 16, 2024
  • 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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