On March 31, the Colorado Consortium held the Lunch and Learn Safe Prescribing Protocols of Benzodiazepines: Lessons Learned from the Opioid Crisis, presented by Drs. Alexis Ritvo and Christy Huff. The entire series, planned by the Provider Education Work Group, offered continuing medical education (CME) credit.
In this session Dr. Huff shared about her own experience of being harmed by benzodiazepines, leading to her seeking help from Facebook patient support groups and BenzoBuddies. Dr. Ritvo shared about benzodiazepine safe prescribing. The full presentation may be viewed here.