Women’s Substance Addiction Lecture

View Calendar

Dr. Ellen A. Ovson is the guest speaker for Lakeview Health’s October lecture series titled “Gender Differences in Addiction.” Ovson, whose specialty is in women’s addiction, will focus on the unique characteristics of women’s substance addiction and its affects on pregnancy and breastfeeding. She will also discuss the positive impacts of gender-responsive therapy, diagnosis and intervention in women. This lecture will serve as three units/credits for continuing education and continuing medical education. It is free and open to the public on Friday, Oct. 27 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Lakeview Health’s conference center at 1900 Corporate Square Blvd. To register, visit https://www.lakeviewhealth.com/resources/events/october-lpls/.