Interprofessional

I am engagned in several professional and interprofessional activities, mostly centered around substance use research and education, these include:

Pharmacy Opioid Stewardship Initiative Advisory Committee (2020 - present)

This initiative is led by the Canadian Pharmacists Association to“define, describe and develop a national, forward-looking harmonized scope of practice for pharmacists” with respect to opioids.

Health Professional Education on Opioid Use and Opioid Use Disorder (OUOUD) Project (2019-present)

Led by the Canadian Association of Schools of Nursing (CASN) along with the Canadian Association for Social Work Eduction (CASWE), and the Association of Faculties of Pharmacy of Canada (AFPC),We are developing 65 modules about opioids to be made available to over 130 undergraduate nursing, social work, and pharmacy programs across Canada. Expected to launch mid-2021.

Limiting Initial Opioid Quantities Project, Advisory Committee (2019-present)

Expert Review, Canadian Guidelines on Cannabis Use Disorder Among Older Adults, Can Geriatr J. 2020;23:135-42.

Cannabis Educator Program, Contributor, Michener Institute (2019-present)

Ontario College of Pharmacists, Cannabis Education Advisory Group (2018)

Opioid Education Partnership, Advisory and Planning Committee (2015-2017)

President and conference organizer, 36th Annual Southern Ontario Neuroscience Association (SONA) Conference (2016)

Michael Beazely 2016