University of Nebraska Medical Center

Project PEACE -- Clinical Strategies: Tapering Benzodiazepines

seger_alexander.jpgPresented by Alexander Seger, MD, Creighton Resident

Release Date: 9/5/2023
Expiration Date: 9/4/2024                                                                               


This accredited continuing education activity is designed for primary care providers (physicians, NPs, PAs), nurses (RNs), psychologists, counselors, and social workers.

CID: 59009

The estimated time to complete this enduring material is 30 minutes.
*This module only provides AMA and ANCC credit as it is less than 60 minutes in length. 


At the conclusion of this enduring material, the participants should be better able to:

  • Define clinical scenarios when benzodiazepines are indicated and contraindicated.
  • Explain the risks associated with long-term benzodiazepine use.
  • Organize a framework for safely decreasing and/or discontinuing benzodiazepines.

See Continuing Education Instructions.

Presented by Alexander Seger, MD, Creighton Resident