July 28, 2020

Research at the Intersection of HIV with Substance Use Disorders amidst the COVID-19 Pandemic

We are prioritizing research into how the coexisting crises of COVID-19, HIV, and substance use, including the opioid crisis, combine to create a… Source: News feed
August 29, 2019

U.S. Surgeon General Warning on Marijuana Use in Adolescence and During Pregnancy

The U.S. Surgeon General has issued a warning about the potential health risks of marijuana use in adolescence and during pregnancy. Source: News feed
August 26, 2019

Emergency Departments Can Help Prevent Opioid Overdoses

Common sense and a growing body of research suggest that patients with opioid use disorder (OUD) who receive acute care in an emergency department… Source: News […]
August 25, 2019

State of Illinois Announces Death Linked to Vaping; Warns of Respiratory Illnesses

The State of Illinois has announced the death of an individual who was hospitalized with a severe respiratory illness after vaping. Source: News feed
August 5, 2019

Co-prescribing naloxone in Medicare Part D increases

A study found that overall national rates for naloxone co-prescription along with any opioid among Medicare Part D patients increased from 1.5… Source: News feed
July 23, 2019

NIH establishes network to improve opioid addiction treatment in criminal justice settings

The National Institutes of Health will award 12 grants to form the Justice Community Opioid Innovation Network (JCOIN) to support research on… Source: News feed