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MACS

Maryland Addiction Consultation Service (MACS)

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MACS provides support to prescribers and their practices in addressing the needs of their patients with substance use disorders and chronic pain management.


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For clinical questions, resources, and referral information

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Training opportunities and events

Figures at table in front of tele screen MACS TeleECHO Clinic
Real-time, online learning sessions with expert specialist teams

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Implement or expand office-based services for substance use disorders

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Offering support to maternal health providers in addressing the needs of their pregnant and postpartum patients with substance use disorders

Upcoming Events & Trainings

2 Nov
Cannabis Use in Pregnancy: Approaches to Counseling 12:00 pm | Live, CME/CE Webinar

Presented by MACS for MOMs consultant Katrina Mark, MD, FACOG

Cannabis Use in Pregnancy: Approaches to Counseling Flyer

 

3 Nov
OTP TeleECHO: Best Practices for Treating Patients via Telehealth 12:30 pm | Series of interactive virtual CME & CEU learning sessions

Join us every 1st Wednesday of the month from 12:30 pm to 1:45 pm for presentations and discussions specially designed for providers in an OTP setting with Drs. Devang Gandhi and Aaron Greenblatt.

OTP ECHO Flyer - Fall 2021 Flyer

4 Nov
Half & Half Waiver Training: Buprenorphine for the Treatment of Opioid Use Disorder 12 pm | Live Virtual CME Training

Presented by MACS Consultant, Avinash Ramprashad, MD

8 Nov
Maternal Health TeleECHO Session: Urine Drug Screening (Ethics, When appropriate, etc.) 12:00 pm | Live, virtual TeleECHO program

Second session for the Maternal Health Cohort

Didactic presented by MACS for MOMs consultant Chris Welsh, MD

Maternal Health ECHO Flyer with Curriculum

12 Nov
Pain Management: Challenging Case Presentations and Discussion on the Use of Buprenorphine for Pain 12 pm | Live CME/CEU webinar

Presented by MACS Pain Management Consultant, Sarah Merritt, MD

Flyer PDF

17 Nov
Primary Care TeleECHO: Motivational Interviewing - Using motivation enhancement techniques to engage the reluctant patient 12:30 pm | Series of interactive virtual CME & CEU learning sessions

Join us every 3rd Wednesday of the month from 12:30 pm to 1:45 pm for presentations and discussions with Drs. Christopher Welsh, Devang Gandhi, Michael Fingerhood, Sarah Kattakuzhy, and Bethany Dipaula, PharmD.

7 Dec
Treatment of Complex Alcohol Use Disorders 12:00 pm | Live CME/CPE/CEU webinar

Presented by MACS Consultant, David McDuff, MD

Flyer PDF

The Maryland Addiction Consultation Service is administered by the University of Maryland School of Medicine and funded by the Maryland Department of Health, Behavioral Health Administration.