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April 8, 2020 | 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Category: Grand Rounds
Location: Zoom
Cost: free

Wayne State University School of Medicine

Dept. of Psychiatry & Behavioral Neuorsciences

CHAIRMAN'S GRAND ROUNDS

Date: April 8, 2020

Time: 1-2pm

Venue: On Zoom

 

Speaker: 

Steven Ondersma, Ph.D.

Deputy Director

Merrill Palmer Skillman Institute

Professor

Dept. of Psychiatry & Behavioral Neuorsciences

Wayne State University School of Medicine

 

 TOPIC:

"Substance Use, Pregnancy, and Public Health:

How Technology Can Change Everything"


Objectives:


  1. Describe the prevalence and consequences of prenatal substance use, along with the limitations of current responses.
  2. Identify ways that technology can address these limitations while also opening new possibilities for interventions as well as public health science.
  3. Describe the results of multiple clinical trials of computer-delivered interventions for substance use in pregnancy.
  4. Specify long-term options for leveraging technology’s potential in public health science.


 

 

For more information about this event, please contact Michelle Trevithick at 313.577.5383 or mtrevith@med.wayne.edu.