Pediatric Environmental Health Grand Rounds - April 21, 2022
Pediatric Environmental Health Grand Rounds
Thursday, April 21, 2022
11 a.m. – noon MT
Presented on Webex:
To register for this training session, go to:
Substance Use in Adolescents: Population-Targeted Prevention,
Intervention and Harm Reduction
Lindsey Retterath, M.D.
Board Certified in Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics
Board Eligible in Addiction Medicine
Benson Hospital, Benson, Arizona
Lindsey is a Midwest native who now calls Tucson, Arizona, home. In Arizona, she enjoys all things outdoors, playing music with friends and has cultivated her passion for community health. A dual residency in pediatrics and emergency medicine first landed her in Tucson, where she also completed a fellowship in addiction medicine, while working shifts in the emergency department (ED). Currently, she primarily works in the Pediatric ED at Tucson Medical Center (TMC), but also enjoys doing some adult and rural shifts from time to time. A recent graduate of the addiction medicine fellowship at the University of Arizona, she recently embarked on a leadership position focused on substance use disorders and harm reduction in the ED at TMC.
Objectives: Upon completion of this session, participants should be able to:
- Identify regional and national trends in adolescent substance use.
- Discuss the SBIRT model of screening, intervention and treatment for substance use disorders as it applies to the pediatric population.
- Recognize the importance of and specific strategies for harm reduction targeting substance use among transition–aged youth.
Accreditation: The Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso Paul L. Foster School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Credit Designation: The Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso Paul L. Foster School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
It is the policy and practice of the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso Paul L. Foster School of Medicine Office of Continuing Medical Education (CME) to resolve all potential conflicts of interest prior to the activity.
Lindsey Retterath, M.D., and the planners for this educational activity have no relevant financial relationships to disclose with ineligible companies whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, reselling, or distributing health care products used by or on patients.
• The Office of CME reserves the right to cancel this activity in the event of unforeseen or extenuating circumstances.
• Persons with disabilities who need auxiliary aids or services may call the Office of CME at 915-215-4880 to arrange accommodations.