2021 ACMT Symposium | The 4th Wave: Methamphetamines & Stimulants

Tue, Apr 13 2021, 9am - 7pm

The American College of Medical Toxicology (ACMT) invites you to join them at their one-day virtual symposium entitled "The 4th Wave: Methamphetamines & Stimulants" on Tuesday, April 13, 2021. This symposium aims to examine the current trends of methamphetamine use, abuse, and co-use with other illicit substances. Multiple innovative research initiatives will be discussed highlighting some of the work of the Methamphetamine Research Center in Portland, Oregon. Multiple speakers on topics ranging from pregnancy and methamphetamine use, stimulant abuse in children, psychiatric effects of methamphetamine, and the approach to the agitated patient will be covered. The symposium will close with discussions on the challenges with treatment of the methamphetamine addiction. This activity will appeal to healthcare providers and researchers involved with care of patients with substance use disorders.