Pennsylvania State Core Competencies for Education on Opioids and Addiction

@article{Ashburn2017PennsylvaniaSC,
  title={Pennsylvania State Core Competencies for Education on Opioids and Addiction},
  author={Michael A. Ashburn and Rachel L. Levine},
  journal={Pain Medicine},
  year={2017},
  volume={18},
  pages={1890–1894}
}
Objective The objective of this project was to develop core competencies for education on opioids and addiction to be used in all Pennsylvania medical schools. Methods The Pennsylvania Physician General created a task force that was responsible for the creation of the core competencies. A literature review was completed, and a survey of graduating medical students was conducted. The task force then developed, reviewed, and approved the core competencies. Results The competencies were… 
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