Series date: 
Monday, January 1, 2018 - 10:00am to Monday, December 31, 2018 - 12:00pm

Series Objectives:
This training will take the participant through the pathway of the prescription.  First, a physician will review best practices of implementation of the PDMP in practice and outline signs of drug-seeking behavior.  Next, an inspector from the Bureau of Drug Control will discuss local cases of diversion, and a law enforcement officer will discuss what happens once a prescription hits the streets.  Then, a treatment director for The Phoenix Center will provide an overview of success stories, as well as barriers/challenges of opioid treatment.  Lastly, the Coroner’s Office will provide an overview of cases seen in our county.  The forum will conclude with a panel of experts answering questions from the audience; including all speakers, and the 13th Solicitor’s Office will also be on stage.

Series Target Audience:
Physicians prescribing controlled substances, Nurses who provide direct patient care, Pharmacists who fill controlled substance prescriptions, Human Resources staff, School counselors, Social Workers, Mental Health Counselors

Series Contacts:
Administrative Coordinator:  Brandi Simmons,,
Planning Committee Chair:  Kevin B. Walker, MD,

Series location: 
701 Grove Road
Greenville, SC 29605
United States


Session Datesort descending
Pathway to Prescription 06/19/2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Pathway to Prescription (Next Steps) 06/19/2018 - 1:00pm to 3:30pm