Board of Podiatric Medicine

Joint Forum to Promote Appropriate Prescribing and Dispensing

Please join us for education and CME!

In an effort to educate practitioners and dispensers and prevent prescription drug abuse, the California Medical and Pharmacy Boards’ are hosting a “Joint Forum to Promote Appropriate Prescribing and Dispensing”.

  • Visit the Medical Board’s Web site for details to register:
  • Learn about the problems caused by prescription drug abuse and how physicians, pharmacists, law enforcement, prosecutors, regulators, lawmakers, and others are working to find solutions.
  • Hear speakers from the White House, Drug Enforcement Administration, State and local prosecutors, law enforcement, practicing physicians and pharmacists, California’s prescription drug monitoring program, and regulators.
  • For licensees, receive up to 10 hours of continuing medical education (CME) credit (four hours for attending the first day, six hours for attending the second).
  • Attendance is entirely free, but registration is required.
  • Reserve your spot as soon as possible; participation is limited to 500.

Specific details are as follows:


Medical and Pharmacy Boards’ “Joint Forum to Promote Appropriate Prescribing and Dispensing”


February 21, 2013 (1:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.), and February 22, 2013 (8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.)


South San Francisco Conference Center


Up to 10 hours CME credits granted