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Seminar: Navigating the New and Improved MAPS: How and why to use it when prescribing opioids 

The Michigan Automated Prescription System or “MAPS” enables practitioners to determine if patients are receiving controlled substances from other providers and to assist in the prevention of prescription drug abuse. This seminar will walk participants through recent changes in the MAPS system, how best to use it, and why it is important. Watch the seminar here:


Kim Gaedeke

Director, Bureau of Professional Licensing, Michigan Department of Licensing Affairs

Rebecca Haffajee, J.D., Ph.D., M.P.H.

Assistant Professor of health management and policy, U-M School of Public Health

This is a University of Michigan Injury Sponsored Event.

Event Sponsors:

The University of Michigan Institute for Healthcare Policy and Innovation

The University of Michigan Injury Center

Michigan Opioid Prescribing Engagement Network

Opioid Misuse Work at University of Michigan

Peruse the programs, projects, and researchers at the University of Michigan that are focused on reducing and preventing opioid misuse.  Opioid Misuse Work at University of Michigan

Firearm Safety for Children

We invite you to download and disseminate our "Parents' Guide to Home Firearm Safety" flyer, which provides tips and best practices for keeping firearms out of the reach of children. Pediatric Firearm Safety flyer


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