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A Day of Board of Medicine Renewal Requirements

A Day of Board of Medicine Renewal Requirements

Wednesday, July 13, 2022

Let the MSMS Foundation be your source to receive your mandated Michigan Board of Medicine CME - all in one day: Friday, September 23, 8:30 am – 4:15 pm at the Marriott East Lansing.

Carl Christensen, MD, PhD, D-FASM, FACOG, cMRO, will begin the day with a two-hour presentation on Pain and Symptom Management. Doctor Christensen is board certified in Addiction Medicine and Obstetrics and Gynecology. He specializes in caring for pregnant addicted women at St. Joseph Hospital in Ann Arbor. He has practiced Addiction Medicine since 2002, is the past Chairman of the Michigan Society of Addiction Medicine and is a Distinguished Fellow of the American Society of Addiction Medicine. Doctor Christensen is Medical Director of the Michigan Health Professional Recovery Program and its past Chair.  He is also the Medical Director of Dawn Farm Treatment Center in Ann Arbor.

Other presentations include:

  • Balancing Pain Treatment and Legal Responsibilities
  • Medical Ethics
  • Implicit Bias Training

This conference fulfills LARA’s requirement for three hours in the area of pain and symptom management (meets the one hour minimum of controlled substance prescribing training), one hour in the area of medical ethics, and three hours of implicit bias training.

MSMS Foundation will hold this conference again on Friday, November 4, 8:30 am – 4:15 pm at the Sheraton Ann Arbor.