10:00am - 1:00pm
August Bier room
Drug Science Workshop: Emergency Prevention and Management
Unexpected situations can emerge when using pharmacological substances of any kind. Current legal regulation and uninformed or irresponsible use of psychoactive substances, among others, lead to a growing number of preventable emergencies every year.
In this workshop, you will learn highly professional medical level management of the most common emergencies related to substance use both in recreational and therapeutical settings.
You will gain an overview of drug pharmacology, dosing and drug interactions. We will explore the different risk factors that can lead to a critical situation, both mental and physical conditions. Finally, we will also talk about set and setting and dealing with challenging trips.
CPR-Training by two experienced emergency Doctors
Hands-on practical training on the most common scenarios
Basic life support and other first aid techniques