AACOMmunities

Opioid Resources for GME


AOA Programs / Initiatives

Journal Articles


Addiction Medicine & GME

  1. Lack of time available to add new content in medical schools and residencies.
  2. Limited number of preceptors who are qualified to teach medical students and residents in this are of medicine.
  3. Challenges in recruiting for a fellowship (additional year in the fellowship).
  • Inconsistencies in opioid training and significant gaps in faculty development for opioid training are two identified challenges.
  • Position statement by the Association of Academic Physicians calling for a new national strategy to address the diagnosis and treatment of pain via a functional approach to reduce the risk of opioid abuse and misuse.

ACOEP:

ABMS & Addiction Medicine:

Pain Medicine:

AAMC Resources

  • AAMC Webinar Series “Innovative Educational Approaches to Safe Opiate Prescribing and Pain Management