Healthcare Professional Event Sep 15 - 17, 2017
International Benzodiazepine Symposium

“More Skills, Less Pills”
Bend, OR

We invite you to join progressive thinking health care professionals, educators, political representatives, journalists and those interested in how benzodiazepines have impacted our society for the past 50+ years.

The following objectives will be explored:


  • The role of benzodiazepine and non-benzodiazepine use for anxiety states and insomnia, along with best practices for treatment.


  • Evidence-based approaches to improve management of benzodiazepine use in various clinical settings.
  • The nature of benzodiazepine ‘dependence’, often misunderstood as ‘addiction’.


For more information and to register please visit

Limited to 200 participants, register now!


Registration: $400 prior to August 1, 2017 / then $450 until sold out


Presented by Advocates for Social Reform


This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of St. Charles Health System and Advocates for Social Reform. St. Charles Health System is accredited by the Oregon Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
St. Charles Health System designates this Live Activity for a maximum of 16.25 AMA PRA Category 1 creditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.