Psychiatry Grand Rounds: Medical and Surgical Complications of Addiction

Presented by:
Addiction Medicine Fellows

Dolor Akpore, MD

Sarah Andrews, MD

Theodore Bowles, MD

Leslie Dally, MD

Alice Haupt, MD

Marian Patterson, MD

Myra Wheaton, MD


Faculty Disclosure:

Drs Akpore, Andrews, Bowles, Dally, Haupt, Patterson, and Wheaton have disclosed that they have no relevant financial relationships to disclose. No one else in a position to control content has any financial relationships to disclose.

Conflict of interest information for the CME Advisory Committee members can be found on the following website: . All relevant financial relationships have been mitigated.


Release Date: September 10, 2021
Expiration Date:  September 9, 2024

Target Audience: Primary Care Physicians, Specialty Physicians, Clinical Neurologists

Learning Objectives:

As a result of participation in this activity, participants should be able to:

  1. Define substance use disorder in the 21st Century.
  2. Recognize a wide range of medical complications of addiction.
  3. Arrange for the appropriate level of care based on evidence, not merely gestalt.
  4. Determine when you need help.

Requirements for successful completion: Certificates are awarded upon successful completion (80% proficiency) of the post-test.

Accreditation: The University of Florida College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit: The University of Florida College of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Resource(s) for further study:

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2020, March 20). Drug and Opioid-Involved Overdose Deaths—United States, 2017–2018. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Reports. Retrieved from

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