OverviewThe aim of this Masterclass is to provide an update on best practice in the assessment, treatment and care of older people with substance misuse. It will be suitable for psychiatrists (including trainees), geriatricians, GPs and other professionals with an interest in this increasingly relevant are of clinical practice. Over the course of the Masterclass, there will several opportunities to discuss case studies in depth using break-out groups and feedback. It is also hoped that the CPD update will provide scope for networking between different professionals.