Education Session AAPM&R


REMS Playbook for Opioid Prescribing


AAPM&R encourages all prescribers to take a leadership role and advance their knowledge regarding proper opioid prescribing in order to combat the opioid crisis.

The following educational activities are beneficial for all prescribers, especially those who prescribe ER/LA opioid analgesics.  Each activity is free and follows the educational blueprint tied to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)-mandated Extended Release (ER)/Long Acting (LA) Opioid Analgesics Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategy (REMS).

Online Interactive Learning Experience

Available on the mē® Catalog!

This activity walks users through 6 educational modules that include video clips and gamification style self-assessments, and offers up to 3 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. 

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Interactive Arcade at the 2016 Annual Assembly


Click here to learn more about the 2016 Annual Assembly.

The Interactive Arcade offers a unique opportunity for prescribers to experience interactive education in an intimate setting. As a self-directed, hands-on education experience, the arcade will combine multimedia information areas with mobile devices to provide participants an engaging experience. Video clips, mini-presentations, posters, and other media will convey key clinical and management concepts covered in the ER/LA REMS. Faculty will also be on-hand to guide attendees through the experience and answer any follow-up questions they may have.  

These educational activities are supported by an independent educational grant from the EL/RA Opioid Analgesic REMS Program Companies. Please click here for a listing of the member companies. This activity is intended to be fully compliant with the ER/LA Opioid Analgesics REMS education requirements issued by the US Food & Drug Administration.