PNQIN Perinatal Opioid Project, Spring 2021 Summit

Improving Care of Perinatal Opioid Use






Click HERE to register for the Spring 2021 Perinatal Opioid Project Summit.

CMEs and CEUs will be provided.

Click HERE for the Spring 2021 Summit Resource page.


Event sponsored by the Massachusetts Department of Public Health. 

Agenda (all times ET):

Care of the Birth Parent - Day One - June 15, 2021


  • 1:00p-1:15p - Welcome & Introductions

  • 1:15p-1:35p - Family Voice: Sharing My Story

    • Ynelissa Ramos

  • 1:35p-2:10p - Keynote: Access is More Than An Open Door: Perinatal Opioid Use Disorders and Maternal Outcome  

    • Pooja Mehta

  • 2:10p-2:20p - Break

  • 2:20p-3:10p - Panel Discussion: When the SBIRT is Positive: How Do We Engage?

    • Sarah Ducie, Latisha Goullaud, Amy Walker

  • 3:10p-4:15p - Panel Discussion: Cannabis Use in the Perinatal Period: What We Know and What We Need to Learn to Inform Equitable Hospital-Based Guidelines?

    • Leela Sarathy, Megan Miller

  • 4:15p-4:30p - Wrap-up, and next steps

Care of the Family - Day Two - June 16, 2021


  • 1:00p-1:15p - Welcome & Introductions

  • 1:15p-2:15p - Family Voice: Moving from Dyad to Triad: Father Perspective

    • Adam Schwamb, William Burrell, Christina Russell

  • 2:15p-2:25p -  Break

  • 2:25p-3:10p - Keynote: Plans of Supportive Care: A Family Centered Roadmap

    • Steven Chapman

  • 3:10p-3:40p - Panel Discussion: Plans of Safe Care: Local Pathways to Success

    • Lauren Sousa, Kristen Reynolds

  • 3:40p-3:45p - Break

  • 3:45p-4:15p - Presentation: Families of the Opioid Epidemic: Lessons from the BMC SOFAR Program

    • Sara Stulac

  • 4:15p-4:30p - Wrap-up and Adjournment

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