How to Ethically Prescribe Opioids as a Family Physician

On-demand Webinar

Since 2000, opioid overdose deaths have grown ten-fold in Michigan, making the opioid epidemic one of the greatest public health crises of our time. This session explores the opioid crisis in greater detail, presents non-opioid options for pain control, and discusses how family physicians can ethically meet the State of Michigan’s recommendations and requirements if using opioids in practice.

Intended Audience

Family physicians, family medicine residents, medical students, and life members


Jaclyn Randal, MDJaclyn Randel, MD
Family Physician
IHA Recovery Medicine
Ypsilanti, MI


This session, How to Ethically Prescribe Opioids as a Family Physician, is approved for 2 Enduring AAFP Prescribed credits. Term of Approval is from 08/31/2022 to 08/31/2023. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. It also meets the State of Michigan's medical ethics and pain and symptom management training requirement for medical licensure.


  • MAFP Life, Active, Inactive, Resident Members: $75 (members must log in to receive the discounted rate)
  • MAFP Student, Transitional Members: Free (student membership is FREE)
  • Non-members: $125