Buprenorphine prescribing in criminal justice settings: the real picture 

This webinar discusses buprenorphine prescribing in criminal justice settings in both secure environments and the community. Topics covered include: 

• an overview of different formulations of buprenorphine 
• the impact of diversion on prescribing decisions 
• evidence regarding the impact of buprenorphine prescribing in criminal justice settings 
• practical dos and don’ts of buprenorphine provision in prisons. 


Dr Jake Hard HMP Eastwood Park and HMP Leyhill, Hanham Health surgery. Chair of the RCGP Secure Environments Group. 

Dr Bernadette Hard GP Specialist in Addictions, Kaleidoscope 

Anna Taylor HMP Head of Healthcare HMP Birmingham 

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