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CME Opioid Prescriber CME Grants

Opioid Prescriber CME Grants

Lifelong learning

Grants available for safe opioid prescribing CME

Apply for an AOA grant to present live CME on safe opioid prescribing and pain management



AOA affiliate organizations are invited to apply for one of a limited number of grants to present live CME on opioid prescribing and pain management. The Collaborative for REMS Education (CO*RE) and the AOA provides the curriculum and recommends a trained speaker. Grant awards are contingent upon available funding.

Event organizers need to provide meeting space, market the event, ensure participants complete learner assessments, report attendee CME, and share CME info with the AOA Public Health team. Detailed responsibilities can be found here.


  • Must be an organization engaged in or representing health care professionals who provide direct patient care (e.g., schools of medicine, pharmacy or nursing hospitals, medical societies, or professional associations).
  • Must be an accredited AOA CME/CE provider.
  • Must be able to attract professionals licensed to prescribe Schedule II and/or Schedule III controlled substances to attend the course.
  • Must be able to attract health professionals who care for patients being prescribed opioids and/or managing chronic pain.

2020 AOA CO*RE REMS Grant Application Instructions 

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