Dr Christos Kouimtsidis has been invited to give a talk on “Treatment pathways for alcohol dependence; can we promote sustainable abstinence?” at the National Substance Misuse Non-Medical Prescribing Forum on Friday 20th of April at 10:15 am.

National Substance Misuse Non-Medical Prescribing Forum  Sponsored by: University of Salford Manchetser

AIMS AND OBJECTIVES

  • Improve patient safety by increasing access to specialist prescribing in the treatment of people with substance use disorders.
  • Provide a forum where non-medical prescribers can exchange experiences and share and disseminate good practice, to explore problems and challenges and enable peer support and extend professional networks.
  • Contribute to the continued professional development of its members via educational presentations and facilitating peer learning by discussion and reflection.
  • Provide a forum for consultation on documents and concepts pertaining to the development of non-medical prescribing in the substance misuse field.
  • Influence policy makers and other professional organisations to promote non-medical prescribing in the substance misuse field.