Doctors & Professionals Forum Breakfast

Presenters: Dr Jack Warhaft and Dr Michael Kozminsky

Alcoholics Anonymous would like to open its doors to the Professionals we know and trust to share some experience we and our professional friends have on the subject of alcoholism.

We would be delighted if you would join us for a hot breakfast and a small presentation by members of Alcoholics Anonymous who can openly and honestly share their stories. we will have an open discussion on how we can assist you and help the still suffering alcoholic.

Dr Jack Warhaft

Addiction Medicine physician in private practice in Kew Formerly medical director of the Victorian Doctors Health Program (2001-2007) and specialist physician in charge of medical program development at Malvern Private Hospital (2009-2017) Evaluation of people with substance use disorders and comprehensive range of treatment options from harm reduction to abstinence based treatment.

Dr Michael Kozminsky

Dr Michael Kozminsky has been a general practitioner for over 35 years combining a particular interest in drug and alcohol dependency with the associated psychiatric and psychological conditions. Dr Kozminsky was among the first doctors in Victoria to prescribe Methadone Maintenance and was a contributor to the first guidelines on Methadone Maintenance in 1982. In the past, Dr Kozminsky has run hospital in-patient programs for alcohol and drugs. Dr Kozminsky was one of the first doctors licensed to import naltrexone and prior to its general release in 1996, Dr Kozminsky helped draft the first guidelines on the use of Naltrexone in Australia.

Cost: Complimentary

Limited numbers apply RSVP essential by 24/02/20 – rsvp@aamelbourne.org.au

For more information call Simon R 0416 185 167 or Belinda H 0415 884 480

This event counts as 1.5 hours of category A CPD for PACFA’s membership renewal requirements.

7:30 am - 9:00 am

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