April 2017

Alum SreyRam Kuy (Yale CSP 07-09 VA Scholar) was a guest on Louisiana Public Broadcasting's "The State We're In" to discuss the state's opioid epidemic. 

December 2016

Michigan current scholars, Nicole Villapiano and Tyler Winkelman (VA), alums Matt Davis (Chicago CSP 98-00) and Stephen Patrick (Michigan CSP 10-12) publish study, "Rural and Urban Differences in Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome and Maternal Opioid Use, 2004 to 2013," JAMA.

October 2016

Current scholar Joshua Elder (Yale CSP) was featured in Attn: article, "How Doctors Can Tell If You're Looking for Drugs."

Current scholar Joshua Elder (Yale CSP) co-authored article, "Taking PDMPs Up a Notch" in Emergency Physicians Monthly

September 2016

Alum Brandon Maughan (Penn CSP VA 13-15) has study published in Drug and Alcohol Dependence, "Unused opioid analgesics and drug disposal following outpatient dental surgery: A randomized control trial" See press release here.

July 2016

Alum Zachary Meisel (Penn CSP 08-11) receives $2.1 million dollar grant from Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute - PCORI to test narratives as a way to communicate risks of opioid prescriptions for some patients with back and kidney stone pain.

June 2016

Alum Stephen Patrick (Michigan CSP 10-12) and colleagues publish study, "Opioid Use Disorder in Pregnancy: Health Policy and Practice in the Midst of an Epidemic" in Obstetrics and Gynecology.

May 2016

Krisda Chaiyachati (Penn CSP VA 15-17) and Jeffrey Hom (Penn CSP VA 14-16) co-authored an article, "Why It's Easier to be Prescribed an Opioid Painkiller Than the Treatment for Opioid Addiction" in The Conversation.

Watch alum Stephen Patrick (Michigan CSP 11-12) in PBS NewsHour "Detoxing After Delivery: When Babies are Born Withdrawing from Opioids" and "The Opioid Epidemic's Toll on Pregnant Women and Their Babies." He was also on NPR's Morning Edition "Pregnant and Addicted: The Tough Road to Family Health."

Krisda Chaiyachati (Penn CSP VA 15-17) and Jeffrey Hom (Penn CSP VA 14-16) co-authored an article, "Let's Put Opioids For Treating Addiction on Equal Footing with Prescribing Opioids for Pain." in Health Affairs Blog.