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Addiction Medicine Grand Rounds

Pregnant people with substance use disorders: An overview

Presenter Details
Portrait of Dr. Marcela Smid, a middle-aged woman with long brown hair smiling.
Marcela Smid MD, MA, MS
Assistant Professor
University of Utah

Dr. Smid is a board certified maternal fetal medicine and addiction medicine physician at the University of Utah. She has been a member of the Utah Perinatal Mortality Committee since 2016. She is the medical director of the Substance Use & Pregnancy – Recovery, Addiction, Dependence specialty prenatal clinic, a multi-disciplinary clinic for pregnant and postpartum women with substance use disorder. Her research focus is on perinatal addiction, interventions for pregnant and postpartum women with substance use disorders, maternal mortality and maternal mental health.

Learning Objectives
  • Identify and use non-stigmatizing language for people with substance use disorders
  • Understand how pregnancy and the postpartum period changes trajectories of people with substance use disorders
  • Define evidence-based practices when caring for pregnant and postpartum people with substance use disorder
CME Credit/Disclaimer

All faculty, CME Planning Committee members, and the CME office reviewer have disclosed that they have no financial relationships with commercial interests that would constitute a conflict of interest concerning this CME activity. 

The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Thursday, June 1, 2023 - 12:00pm




Steven Schaefer
College of Medicine – Tucson
Department of Psychiatry
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