SMMGP London workshop: Opioid Substitution Treatment (OST): More Choices, Better Outcomes.

Wed 27.09.17 - free event in London for GPs, Allied Health Practitioners, CCG drug leads.

The aims of the workshop are to improve and refresh knowledge of Opioid Substitution Treatment (OST) choices and how to improve outcomes for people who use drugs problematically, by reviewing the evidence base for OST, making delegates aware of the range of treatments and how to use them. Case studies. 

Date: Wednesday 27th September 2017 from 1 p.m. - lunch will be served. 

Venue: St Anne's Church (Community Hall), 55 Dean Street, Soho, W1D 6AF

This workshop is free, to register please send an email to with "OST Training" in the subject line. 

Hurry, numbers are limited. (Please note: we hope to repeat this workshop nationally in the future). 

Programme - Chaired by Dr Chris Ford and presented by Dr Steve Brinksman.

13:00 | Registration and lunch

13:30 | Introduction and reviewing the evidence base

14:00 | OST - what works and what could help improve outcomes

14:45 | Case studies and discussion

15:15| Refreshments

15:30 | Feedback and discussion

16:00 | Close