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Controlled Substances 101: How & Why You Must Comply! Georgia Regs Explained (LEAP GBVM-2660)

Hosted by: Office of Continuing Education
From: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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This workshop will provide 3-hours of LEAP CE credit and be offered  live via ZOOM. You must attend the live session to receive CE credit. Recordings will not be available after the event.

Registration will open in mid-May.


Event Information

Registration Fee : $95




Office of Continuing Education
Phone Number: (706) 542-1451
Email: cheryls@uga.edu

Event Agenda


Start Time
End Time
1:00 pm2:00 pm
An Introduction to Georgia and DEA Controlled Substances Regulations and Why Controlled Substances Are the Practitioner’s Biggest Risk!
2:00 pm3:00 pm
Georgia Controlled Substances and DEA Regulatory Requirements When Ordering, Receiving, Storing, Recordkeeping, Logging, Administering, Dispensing, Prescribing, Inventorying, Transferring and Destructing Controlled Substances. Best Practice Time Saving Suggestions and Controlled Substance Daily Reconciliation Logs Will Be Shown and Discussed
3:00 pm4:00 pm
Recognizing and Handling Staff and Client Addiction and What the DEA Says the Practitioner Must Do About It. Improving Security and Preventing Theft per DEA Regulations. Proactively Preparing for a DEA Audit and How to Handle a DEA Audit When the DEA Knocks on Your Door!


  • Janet E. Woods

    Jan Woods’ health care career has spanned over thirty years in both human and veterinary medicine. Ms. Woods’ most recent positions in human healthcare were in senior management with national healthcare companies. She was the Vice President of Operations and Development for Care Net Health Systems based in Nashville, TN. and the Vice President of Operations and Development for Communicare and NBC HealthCare, based in Fort Lauderdale, FL.

    In 2001, Ms. Woods moved into veterinary medicine as the Hospital Administrator for Veterinary Specialty & Emergency Center of Kansas City, (VSEC). From May of 2004 through March of 2016, she was the Co-Owner, Hospital Administrator and Vice President of the Veterinary Specialty Center of Tucson, (VSCT), a 24×7, 31 DVM, 100 employee specialty and emergency hospital. From 2018- 2020 she was the Director of Education & Regulatory Affairs Manager for Cubex, LLC. In 2020, Jan became a Zoetis Key Opinion Leader and a member of the Epicur Pharma Advisory Council. She also joined Veterinary Business Advisors as their Regulatory and Operational Consultant. Jan also writes frequently for Veterinary Practice News. Jan owns two companies: AskJanForHelp.com and Veterinary Management and Marketing Specialists. Jan speaks and consults with veterinarians nationally on a full-time basis. Her areas of expertise encompass compliance with DEA regulations, as well as other state and federal regulations, clinic and hospital practice management & operations, human resources, finance, and marketing.

    Jan served as a two-time President of Veterinary Specialty Practice Alliance (VSPA). In 2012 Jan received the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO), Southern Arizona Woman Business Owner of the Year Award. In 2010 & 2011, Ms. Woods was an award finalist for the Athena International Award. She was also selected in 2011 as one of the “Committee of 100 Women by the Girls Scouts of Southern Arizona Sahuaro”, nominated for The Tucson Women of Influence award in 2010 & 2011 and received the Certificate of Special Congressional Recognition in Outstanding & Invaluable Service to the Community in 2010. In 2020, Jan became a Key Opinion Leader for Zoetis Animal Health, an Epicur Pharma Advisory Council Member, and a Regulatory and Practice Operations Consultant at Veterinary Business Advisors. In 2021 she co-authored the Controlled Substance section of the AVMA-PLIT Veterinary Safety Manual.