OPIOID 411 BY DRIP.VET
We offer RACE and State Board approved LIVE and ANYTIME options to fulfill your state’s mandated continuing education requirements.
Select your state on the map below or click here for a list of states to choose the option that works best for you to satisfy this prerequisite.
GREEN states are required to complete controlled substance CE for license renewal
BLUE states are NOT required to complete controlled substance CE for license renewal
Our Opioid 411 instructional courses are RACE approved continuing education covering opioid prescribing by veterinarians in precise detail. This course provides students with a broad range of expert level knowledge on subjects including:
* The Opioid Crisis in America
* DEA Laws and Regulations
* Identifying and Stopping Misuse
* Opioids in Practice
* Best Practices
THIS CLASS IS INTENDED FOR
Opioid 411 has been specifically developed for veterinarians to fulfill state-mandated continuing education requirements on the topic of opioid prescribing.
MEET YOUR INSTRUCTOR AND SUBJECT MATTER EXPERTS
Lance Roasa, DVM, MS, JD
Dr. Lance M. Roasa is a 2008 graduate of Texas A&M where he was the first student to undertake a 4th year business-track, spending the majority of his clinical training in veterinary business and industry. In 2016 He completed a law degree from the University of Nebraska and his training was centered on the law of small business, taxation and the law of veterinary medicine.
Drew Olson, DVM
A 2012 Iowa State Veterinary College graduate, Dr. Drew Olson has practiced in small and large animal clinics, and has considerable experience in the veterinary compounding medicine industry. An Omaha native, he is regarded as one of the nation’s leading veterinarians in compounding specialized veterinary medications. Be sure and ask Dr. Olson about his experience with retired circus elephants or his participation as a veterinary student in Frontier Vets, a documentary filmed in the remote region of Kruger Park in South Africa. Drew resides in Omaha with his wife, Karin, and their daughter Olive. They enjoy spending time with friends, family, and their rescue dog, Faith.
Christopher G. Byers, DVM, DACVECC, DACVIM
Dr. Christopher G. Byers received his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from Cornell University’s College of Veterinary Medicine. He is a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care, as well as a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine in small animal internal medicine. As a clinician, educator, and recognized speaker, he embraces and strongly recommends appropriate multimodal analgesia to provide superior pain relief and minimize opioid use and opioid-related adverse events.
Mr. Stephen Kellner is the paralegal for the Roasa Law Group and program administrator for Opioid 411. He provides the legal research necessary to stay up to date on the ever-changing legislation and subsequent state board requirements on this topic.
OPIOID 411 ANYTIME
Opioid 411 Anytime is a self-paced online course available 24/7 featuring our exclusive Drip Teaching Methodology delivery system. There is no expiration date – purchased courses remain in your account forever.
OPIOID 411 LIVE - WEBINAR
Opioid 411 Live is a scheduled, interactive Zoom webinar featuring veterinary and legal panelists with expert-level knowledge on the topic of opioid prescribing. Learners engage with our experts and have answers provided in real-time.
Estimated Time To Complete
Our Opioid 411 Live and Anytime courses fulfill up to 3 hours of RACE approved continuing education. Simply select your state from the map at the top of this page or from the list below to view your available options.
SELECT YOUR STATE
To learn about your state’s specific opioid-related continuing education requirements for veterinarians and veterinary technicians and our courses that meet those mandates, select your state from the list below: