Online ECHO Clinic | November 7, 2019
Presentation Title: Complex Persistent Dependence, Withdrawal and Opioid Use Disorder
Dr. Jane Ballantyne, an Anesthesiologist at the University of Washington Medical Center, speaks about effective management of patients with persistent opioid dependence and addiction. Dr. Ballantyne shares challenges in and strategies for overcoming opioid dependence and managing withdrawal symptoms.
Jane Ballantyne, MD, FRCA, is a board certified anesthesiologist at University of Washington Medical Center and a UW Professor (retired) of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine and the Director of the UW Pain Fellowship. Dr. Ballantyne earned her MD from the Royal Free Hospital School of Medicine, London.