Clinical Education

On-site Customer Training

On-site startup training for your staff helps ease your new process. Training covers everything you and your staff need to know about working with us. Training resources and instruction guides provide easy access to continual on-site assistance with any questions your staff may have.


Education and Awareness Programs

Comprehensive education is a formidable weapon in drug monitoring today. With Dominion Diagnostics, you'll have access to educational programs and in-service trainings that offer a wealth of information. Topics include, but are not limited to:

  • A Healthcare Systems Approach to the Treatment of Chronic Pain and Addiction (David E. Smith, MD, FASAM, FAACT)
  • Part I: Pharmacology of Methadone and Buprenorphine (Dual Treatment Potential in Pain and Addiction) & Part II: Neurobiological Changes in Addiction (Lisa Marzilli, PharmD, CDE)
  • Keeping “Up” with Designer Drugs: A Pharmacological Perspective (Lisa Marzilli, PharmD, CDE)
  • Comprehensive Review of DSM-V and ASAM Criteria (John Femino, MD, FASAM, David Smith, MD, FASAM)
  • The Science and Clinical Application of Urine Drug Testing (John Spagnolo, MA, RPh, Mary Hauser, MA)
  • Staying Ahead of Designer Drug Trends (John Spagnolo, MA, RPh)
  • Developments in Addiction Treatment (Darryl Inaba, PharmD., CATC V, CADC III)
  • The Neuroscientific Basis of Addiction and Recovery (Darryl Inaba, PharmD., CATC V, CADC III)
  • Ethics and the Use of Evidenced Based Approaches (Jeffrey D. Gary, PhD)
  • Pain and Addiction: Diagnostic and Therapeutic Strategies for Diagnosing and Treating Both Conditions (John Femino, MD, FASAM, MRO)
  • Roots of Addiction: Neuroscientific Models of Addiction and Related Disorders (Darryl Inaba, PharmD., CATC V, CADC III)
  • Genetic Addiction Risk Score (GARS) and CARD Combats Reward Deficiency Syndrome (Kenneth Blum, PhD)
  • DSM-5 and ASAM Diagnosis: Phenotype and Genotype (John Femino, MD, FASAM, MRO)
  • Marijuana Use & Implications for Addictions (John Femino, MD, FASAM, MRO)

Continuing Education for Healthcare Professionals

Dominion Diagnostics works closely with a number of professional organizations and thought leaders across the country to support, develop and deliver curricula for educational programs. Continuing education units (CEU) are available for most of our clinical education sessions, including but not limited to: