Date: July 25, 2019
Time: 11:00am - 12:00pm EDT
Alice Ordean MD, CCFP, MHSc, FCFP, DABAM, FASAM
Medical Director, Toronto Centre for Substance Use in Pregnancy (T-CUP), St. Joseph’s Health Centre; Associate Professor in the Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Toronto
- To review the prevalence of perinatal opioid use and associated factors.
- To describe the presentation and management of opioid-related neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS).
- To review supports for women and families during pregnancy, after delivery and once baby is discharged home.
- To discuss the role of breastfeeding in NAS.