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Friday, January 17, 2020

 Crowne Plaza Hotel 

Baton Rouge, LA

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The L.H. Bowden Leadership Development Conference trains LDA leaders to work effectively within the association. Registration is free, and attendance is COMPULSORY for component officers as well as for LDA officers, directors, and committee chairs. The LDA is offering mileage reimbursement to all compulsory attendees, and hotel reimbursement (one night) for those traveling from 100 miles away or more.

TENTATIVE AGENDA:

7:30 a.m. - Sign-in/Breakfast                                 
8:15 a.m. - Introduction and Welcome 
8:25 a.m. - LDS Update
8:35 a.m. -"Louisiana’s Heroin Epidemic and the Overuse of Opioids"
9:45 a.m. - course ends/Break
10:00 a.m. - Key LDA Issues
10:15 a.m. - Workshop begins
Noon - Lunch (provided) and speaker

 

 

Meeting & Accommodations Hotel

 

 

 

Crowne Plaza Baton Rouge

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Crowne Plaza Baton Rouge is offering Bowden registrants accommodations at the standard rate of $109 per night (current tax rate is 16%). Reservations include complimentary WiFi in guest rooms (and meeting space). Reservations may be made by calling the hotel directly, (800) 678-4065 or visiting the hotel website www.crowneplaza.com/execcenterbtr. Use code LDA when making reservations online. Check-in at the hotel is 4 p.m. and check-out is 11 a.m. Reservations must be made by December 17 to utilize the group discount. 

Address: 4728 Constitution Ave, Baton Rouge, LA 70808


Speaker & Course Description

 

 

 

Friday, January 17, 2020 (8:35 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.)

William "Beau" Clark, MD, FACEP, D-ABMDI, Coroner

"Louisiana’s Heroin Epidemic and the Overuse of Opioids"

Lecture: 1 Hour of Clinical C.E. Credit

 

Course Description

 

 

This nation is seeing its deadliest drug epidemic ever. Over the past 5 years, East Baton Rouge Parish has seen an alarming increase in the number of people dying from heroin and opioid overdoses which mirrors this national trend.  This session will discuss why this epidemic has occurred and what some of the solutions are to overcoming this crisis. 

Course Objectives

 

 

  1. Understand the definition, potency and tolerance of Heroin and how an overdose occurs.
  2. Understand the statistical analysis of Heroin and Opioid deaths in East Baton Rouge Parish.
  3. Understand why this Heroin and Opioid epidemic has occurred.
  4. Understand who the drug dealer is and who the drug user is in Louisiana.
  5. Understand the solution to the Heroin and Opioid epidemic
Speaker Biography
 
 
 
Dr. William “Beau” Clark is a native of Baton Rouge He graduated from Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans and completed his residency in Emergency Medicine in Baton Rouge. He is board certified by the American Board of Emergency Medicine. Dr. Clark was elected East Baton Rouge Parish Coroner in November, 2011 and continues to practice emergency medicine in the Greater Baton Rouge area. Dr. Clark has served as Medical Director for the East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office SWAT Team, Louisiana State Police SWAT Team, Louisiana House of Representatives, and the Louisiana Department of Health Bureau of EMS. Dr. Clark has been certified as a Diplomate of the American Board of Medicolegal Death Investigators.
After Clinical Course, we will have a Group Leadership Workshop facilitated by ADA Staff, Nicole Mangiaracina and Autumn Wolfer.
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5637 Bankers Ave.
Baton Rouge, LA 70808
(225) 926-1986  |  (800) 388-6642
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info@ladental.org

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5637 Bankers Ave.
Baton Rouge, LA 70808
(225) 926-1986  |  (800) 388-6642
 Fax (225) 926-1886
info@ladental.org