"Discoveries of Upstate Addiction Medicine"
Dr. Brian Johnson
1. Inform participants about state and channel functions relevant to chronic pain, drug craving, and amelioration of opioid induced hyperalgesia.
2. Master responses to patients requesting opioid medications for chronic pain.
3. Consider how little we know about the knowledge base of medical practice, and consider applying neuroscience concepts to improving our knowledge base.
4. Be sure participants understand some social determinants of addiction and pain conditions.