Substance Abuse

Active Projects: 26

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Heroin in Transition Daniel H. Ciccarone, MD, MPH Health Economics and Policy, Substance Abuse
Training in Research Program on Alcohol Use by Persons-with-or-at-Risk for HIV Judith A. Hahn, PhD, MD HIV/AIDS, Substance Abuse
Acute Hepatitis C Infection in Young Injectors (incoming sub) Judith A. Hahn, PhD, MD Infectious Disease, Substance Abuse
Training in Research Program on Alcohol Use by Persons with our at Risk for HIV, Hahn K24 Judith A. Hahn, PhD, MD HIV/AIDS, Substance Abuse
URBAN ARCH (3/5) Uganda Cohort - TB preventive therapy for HIV-infected alcohol users in Uganda: an evaluation of safety, tolerability, and adherence, Hahn U01 Renewal Judith A. Hahn, PhD, MD HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, Substance Abuse
Epidemiological studies among drug users in Iran Mohsen Malekinejad, MD, DrPH HIV/AIDS, Epidemiology and Surveillance, Substance Abuse
Assertive Case Management and Motivational Interviewing for Homeless or Marginally Housed MSM of Color Who Are Substance Users with Co-Occurring Mental Illness: a Program Expansion James W. Dilley, MD Neurology and Mental Health, Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination, Implementation and Behavioral Science, Engagement in Care, Substance Abuse, Treatment Adherence, Health Systems Strengthening, Risk Reduction and Prevention
Assertive Case Management and Motivational Interviewing James W. Dilley, MD Substance Abuse
Center for AIDS Prevention Studies Marguerita A. Lightfoot, PhD HIV/AIDS, Engagement in Care, Substance Abuse, Treatment Adherence, Health Systems Strengthening, Risk Reduction and Prevention, Training and Capacity Building, Residencies, Fellowships, and Postdoctoral Training
Substance Use and HIV Prevention Research in Minority Communities Training Program Marguerita A. Lightfoot, PhD HIV/AIDS, Substance Abuse
Effects of Polydrug Use, Adulterants and HIV on Cardiac Injury in Homeless Women Elise Riley, PhD Dementia and Cognitive Impairment, Women's Health, Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination, Substance Abuse
Mentoring patient-oriented research on the health consequences of polydrug use Elise Riley, PhD HIV/AIDS, Cardiovascular Disease, Women's Health, Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination, Substance Abuse, Training and Capacity Building
Analytical Services Center for Medications Development Program Yong Huang, PhD Substance Abuse
Alcohol and Condom Use among HIV+ Ugandan Adults: a Prospective Event-Level Study Sarah Woolf-King, PhD, MPH HIV/AIDS, Substance Abuse
Alcohol and pregnancy: do state-level punitive and supportive policies matter? Sarah C. Roberts, DrPH Newborn and Infant Health, Health Economics and Policy, Substance Abuse
Inter-Relationships Between Life-Course Alcohol Patterns and Health Conditions E. A. Lown, DPH Substance Abuse
Gene expression outcomes in interventions for substance using HIV+ sexual minority men Annesa P. Flentje, PhD HIV/AIDS, Substance Abuse
START: Study of Trauma and Reduction of HIV Transmission Kimberly M. Rush, RN, BSN HIV/AIDS, Trauma and PTSD, Implementation and Behavioral Science, Substance Abuse
Insula Circuitry and Compulsive Alcohol Drinking Substance Abuse
PrEP disengagement in stimulant and heavy alcohol using men who have sex with men and transgender women. Jose Carlo Hojilla, PhD, MS HIV/AIDS, Substance Abuse
Mediators and moderators of a neighborhood experiment on alcohol use Maria Glymour, ScD, MS Occupational and Environmental Disease, Substance Abuse
Using Facebook to address smoking and heavy drinking in young adults Danielle Ramo, PhD Smoking and Tobacco, Engagement in Care, Substance Abuse, Treatment Adherence
Indian Health Services, Shiprock, NM Lawrence Haber, MD Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination, Engagement in Care, Substance Abuse, Treatment Adherence
The Better THAN Study: Targeting Heavy Alcohol with Naltrexone among MSM Glenn-Milo Santos, PhD, MPH HIV/AIDS, Implementation and Behavioral Science, Substance Abuse
Linkages Between Methamphetamine, Alcohol, and Sexual Risk Behavior Among PWID Glenn-Milo Santos, PhD, MPH HIV/AIDS, Substance Abuse
Harm reduction services for people who inject drugs Barrot Lambdin, PhD, MPH Implementation and Behavioral Science, Substance Abuse

Active Projects: 89

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China's Heroin Treatment Complex: Addiction and a New Era of Government-Citizen Relations Vincanne Adams, PhD Substance Abuse
The Medical Consequences of Different Types of Heroin Daniel H. Ciccarone, MD, MPH Infectious Disease, HIV/AIDS, Substance Abuse
Heroin Price, Purity, and Outcomes Study Daniel H. Ciccarone, MD, MPH Substance Abuse
University of California Global Health Institute Program for Fellows and Scholars Craig Cohen, MD, MPH Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs), Zoonosis, Emerging Disease, and Drug Resistance, Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs), HIV/AIDS, Opportunistic Infection, Tuberculosis, Malaria, Noncommunicable and/or Chronic Disease, Surgery and Anesthesia, Cancer/Oncology, Cardiovascular Disease, Chronic Respiratory Disease, Diabetes, Occupational and Environmental Disease, Diet, Exercise, and Obesity, Malnutrition, Micronutrients, Food Insecurity, Eye Disease and Blindness, Oral Health, Drug and Diagnostics Development, Immunology, Genetics, Pharmacology and Drug Treatment, Neurology and Mental Health, Dementia and Cognitive Impairment, Trauma and PTSD, Women's Health, Aging, Labor and Delivery, Family Planning, Pediatrics, Newborn and Infant Health, Adolescent Health, Health Economics and Policy, Access or Barriers to Care, Immigration and Migration, Stigma and Discrimination, Smoking and Tobacco, International Health Policy, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Epidemiology and Surveillance, Triangulation, Global Strategic Information, Implementation and Behavioral Science, Engagement in Care, Substance Abuse, Treatment Adherence, Health Systems Strengthening, Risk Reduction and Prevention, Residencies, Fellowships, and Postdoctoral Training
SBIRT Interdisciplinary Training Program Carol S. Dawson-Rose, RN, PhD, FAAN Substance Abuse, Residencies, Fellowships, and Postdoctoral Training
Homeless Female Offenders Returning to the Community: Improving Hopeful Futures Maria L. Ekstrand, PhD Women's Health, Stigma and Discrimination, Substance Abuse, Risk Reduction and Prevention
Context and Correlates of Health Behaviors in South India Maria L. Ekstrand, PhD HIV/AIDS, Epidemiology and Surveillance, Implementation and Behavioral Science, Substance Abuse
Integrating Alcohol Screening and Brief Intervention into HIV Care Judith A. Hahn, PhD, MD HIV/AIDS, Substance Abuse
Changes in Alcohol Consumption in HIV Positives in Uganda Judith A. Hahn, PhD, MD HIV/AIDS, Substance Abuse
Impact of Heavy Alcohol Use on Pre-ART HIV Disease -- Uganda ARCH Cohort Judith A. Hahn, PhD, MD HIV/AIDS, Substance Abuse
Developing an International Research Program in AIDS and Substance Abuse Norman Hearst, MD, MPH HIV/AIDS, Substance Abuse
Health Research with Diverse Populations Timothy E. Lane, PhD, MPH Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination, Implementation and Behavioral Science, Engagement in Care, Substance Abuse, Treatment Adherence
Protection from HIV Infection in Intravenous Drug Users Jay A. Levy, MD HIV/AIDS, Substance Abuse, Risk Reduction and Prevention
Crucial Transitions in Young Opioid Users in Iran Mohsen Malekinejad, MD, DrPH Adolescent Health, Substance Abuse
Hepatitis Care Coordination in Methadone Treatment Carmen L. Masson, PhD Infectious Disease, Substance Abuse
Role of Buprenorphine in Improving Clinicial Care in Opioid Addiction and HIV Elinore F. McCance-Katz, MD, PhD HIV/AIDS, Pharmacology and Drug Treatment, Substance Abuse
Defining critical events in early HIV infection-effects of alcohol and early ART J. Michael McCune, MD, PhD HIV/AIDS, Immunology, Substance Abuse
Migration, Tourism and the HIV-drug use Syndemic in the Dominican Republic Torsten B. Neilands, PhD HIV/AIDS, Immigration and Migration, Epidemiology and Surveillance, Substance Abuse
Studying Drug-Using Populations in Northern California Kimberly A. Page, PhD, MPH Substance Abuse
Acute Hepatitis C Infection in Young Injectors Kimberly A. Page, PhD, MPH Infectious Disease, Adolescent Health, Substance Abuse
International Collaborative of Prospective Studies of HIV and Hepatitis in IDU Kimberly A. Page, PhD, MPH HIV/AIDS, Substance Abuse
Anal Human Papillomavirus (HPV) in Methamphetamine (MA) Using and Non-Using Men Who Have Sex with Men (MSM) in Los Angeles Joel Palefsky, MD Infectious Disease, Cancer/Oncology, Substance Abuse, Risk Reduction and Prevention
The effects of alcohol on acute HIV associated neurocognitive disorders Christopher D. Pilcher, MD HIV/AIDS, Dementia and Cognitive Impairment, Substance Abuse
Preventing the Neonatal Narcotic Abstinence Syndrome (NAS) Juan E. Vargas, MD Pharmacology and Drug Treatment, Newborn and Infant Health, Substance Abuse
Aripiprazole to Reduce Methamphetamine Use among MSM with High-Risk HIV Eric Vittinghoff, PhD HIV/AIDS, Substance Abuse
Reducing HIV Risk among Episodic Substance Using Men Who Have Sex with Men Eric Vittinghoff, PhD Implementation and Behavioral Science, Substance Abuse
Mirtazapine for the treatment of methamphetamine dependence among MSM with high-risk sexual behavior: a randomized controlled trial Eric Vittinghoff, PhD Substance Abuse
Naltrexone for the Treatment of Actively-Using Meth-Dependent MSM with High-Risk Sexual Behavior Eric Vittinghoff, PhD HIV/AIDS, Implementation and Behavioral Science, Substance Abuse
Aripiprazole Treatment for Methamphetamine Dependence Among High-Risk Men Who Have Sex with Men (MSM) Eric Vittinghoff, PhD HIV/AIDS, Substance Abuse
Aripiprazole Treatment or Methamphetamine Dependence Among High-Risk Men Who Have Sex With Men (MSM) Eric Vittinghoff, PhD HIV/AIDS, Substance Abuse
Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics of Nicotine Neal L. Benowitz, MD Smoking and Tobacco, Substance Abuse, Treatment Adherence
Pharmacogenetics of Nicotine Addiction and Treatment II (PNAT 2) Neal L. Benowitz, MD Smoking and Tobacco, Substance Abuse
A Comparative Effectiveness and Long-Term Health Study in Wisconsin Smokers Neal L. Benowitz, MD Substance Abuse
Substance Abuse and HIV/AIDS Prevention Services for At-Risk, Homeless Youth HIV/AIDS, Adolescent Health, Engagement in Care, Substance Abuse, Treatment Adherence
Addiction recovery residences to improve health outcomes in high-risk men Engagement in Care, Substance Abuse, Treatment Adherence
Evaluation of Harm Reduction Treatment for MSM Who Use Meth HIV/AIDS, Substance Abuse
RCT of an integrative intervention for non-treatment-seeking meth users HIV/AIDS, Implementation and Behavioral Science, Engagement in Care, Substance Abuse
Sexual Behavior and HIV-1 Drug Resistance Peter Chin-Hong, MD Substance Abuse
Substance Abuse and HIV: Genetics and Disease Progression Ruth M. Greenblatt, MD HIV/AIDS, Substance Abuse
Nutrition and Alcohol Policy Kevin Grumbach, MD Substance Abuse
Surveillance of the RADARS System by Poison Control Centers: a Pilot Study Stuart E. Heard, PharmD Epidemiology and Surveillance, Substance Abuse, Health Systems Strengthening
Prevention Interventions in Hispanic and Anglo Children Christine Kennedy, RN, PhD, FAAN Diet, Exercise, and Obesity, Substance Abuse
A systems-level approach in HIV/AIDS susceptibility and substance abuse Nevan J. Krogan, PhD, MSc HIV/AIDS, Substance Abuse
Aging Among the Homeless: Geriatric Conditions, Health and Healthcare Outcomes Margot B. Kushel, MD Dementia and Cognitive Impairment, Trauma and PTSD, Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination, Substance Abuse
A Random Control Trial (RCT) of HIV Adherence Case Management and Modified DOT Margot B. Kushel, MD HIV/AIDS, Neurology and Mental Health, Substance Abuse
Barriers to Effective Tobacco Control Policy Implementation in the U.S. Military Ruth E. Malone, RN, PhD, FAAN Smoking and Tobacco, Substance Abuse
The Influence of Pharmacy-Based Syringe Disposal on Unsafe Syringe Discard Among Injection Drug Users in California Elise Riley, PhD Substance Abuse, Risk Reduction and Prevention
Drugs, Gender and Healthcare Use among HIV+ Homeless Elise Riley, PhD HIV/AIDS, Neurology and Mental Health, Substance Abuse
Evaluation of Advancing Recovery: State/Provider Partnerships for Quality Addiction Care Laura A. Schmidt, PhD Neurology and Mental Health, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Substance Abuse
Women on Welfare: Violence, Alcohol Use, Service Use and Welfare Trajectory Laura A. Schmidt, PhD Women's Health, Substance Abuse
Implementation of Buprenorphine Within Aetna Behavioral Health Laura A. Schmidt, PhD Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination, Substance Abuse
Evaluation of Advancing Recovery: State/Provider Partnership for Quality Addiction Care Laura A. Schmidt, PhD Neurology and Mental Health, Substance Abuse
Racial Disparities in Access to Appropriate Alcohol Treatment Services Laura A. Schmidt, PhD Neurology and Mental Health, Substance Abuse
Multi-Level Modeling of the Treatment Gap Laura A. Schmidt, PhD Engagement in Care, Substance Abuse
The Chinese Community Internet Stop Smoking Project Janice Y. Tsoh, PhD Smoking and Tobacco, Substance Abuse
Administering Buprenorphine in the San Francisco County Jail Jacqueline P. Tulsky, MD Access or Barriers to Care, Substance Abuse
Center for Advancing Longitudinal Drug Abuse Research Constance M. Weisner, DrPH Neurology and Mental Health, Substance Abuse
Policy Implications of Different Treatment Approaches for Individuals with Co-Occurring Substance Abuse and Mental Health Disorders Constance M. Weisner, DrPH Neurology and Mental Health, Substance Abuse
High Deductible Health Plans: Substance Abuse Service Use and Cost Trajectories Constance M. Weisner, DrPH Substance Abuse
Alcohol SBIRT Implementation in an HMO: Non-Physician Providers vs. Physicians Constance M. Weisner, DrPH Substance Abuse
Life-Course and Cost Trajectories of Alcohol Patients: a 15-Year Study Constance M. Weisner, DrPH Neurology and Mental Health, Substance Abuse
Family Members of Alcohol Patients Utilization and Cost Constance M. Weisner, DrPH Substance Abuse
Integrated Drug and Medical Care - Cost and Effectiveness Constance M. Weisner, DrPH Substance Abuse
Continuing Care for Substance Use Problems: Primary Care, Mental Health, and Chemical Dependency Services Constance M. Weisner, DrPH Neurology and Mental Health, Substance Abuse
Long-Term Impact of Drug Treatment on Outcome and Cost Constance M. Weisner, DrPH Substance Abuse
Outcome and Cost of Day Hospital vs. Outpatient Care Constance M. Weisner, DrPH Neurology and Mental Health, Access or Barriers to Care, Substance Abuse
Impact of Services on Problem Drinking Trajectories Constance M. Weisner, DrPH Substance Abuse
Course of Problems in Adolescent Drug Treatment Intakes Constance M. Weisner, DrPH Adolescent Health, Substance Abuse
Intraosseous Sampling for Postmortem Drugs and Alcohol Testing From a Medical Examiner's Office Alan H. Wu, PhD Substance Abuse
Making Better Decision: Policy Modeling for AIDS and Drug Abuse [I] James G. Kahn, MD, MPH HIV/AIDS, Health Economics and Policy, Substance Abuse
Making Better Decisions: Policy Modeling for AIDS and Drug Abuse James G. Kahn, MD, MPH HIV/AIDS, Health Economics and Policy, Substance Abuse
Improving Alcohol and Drug Services for Older Adults Derek D. Satre, PhD Substance Abuse
Motivational Interviewing to Reduce Substance Use Among Depression Patients Derek D. Satre, PhD Neurology and Mental Health, Pediatrics, Substance Abuse, Risk Reduction and Prevention
The Impact of Health Care Reform on Addiction and HIV Services Derek D. Satre, PhD HIV/AIDS, Substance Abuse
Primary Care-Based Interventions to Reduce Alcohol Use Among HIV Patients Derek D. Satre, PhD HIV/AIDS, Substance Abuse
Systems Genetic Analysis of Methamphetamine's Motivational Effects in a Mouse AIL Saunak Sen, PhD, MS Substance Abuse
Barriers to Blue-Collar HMO Smoking Cessation Participation Valerie B. Yerger, ND Smoking and Tobacco, Substance Abuse
Treatment for Complex Patients: Continuing and Extended Care Joseph R. Guydish, PhD Smoking and Tobacco, Substance Abuse, Risk Reduction and Prevention
Alcohol Use and High Risk Behavior Among HIV-Positive Men Sarah Woolf-King, PhD, MPH HIV/AIDS, Substance Abuse
Prescribers Clinical Support System for Opioid Therapies Jeffrey R. Jorgenson Neurology and Mental Health, Substance Abuse
Selectively targeting delta opioid receptor subtypes to control drinking behavior Jennifer L. Whistler, PhD Pharmacology and Drug Treatment, Substance Abuse
Alcohol Consumption before, during, and after Unwanted Pregnancy Sarah C. Roberts, DrPH Family Planning, Substance Abuse
Opto/Chemo-genetic Analysis of Locus Coeruleus CRF and Compulsive Ethanol Intake Neurology and Mental Health, Substance Abuse
Relationships between Alcohol, Patient Characteristics, and Atrial Fibrillation Isaac R. Whitman, MD Cardiovascular Disease, Substance Abuse
Designing and pilot testing methods for a cohort study of people who inject drugs for future HIV and HCV prevention research in Iran Ali Mirzazadeh, PhD, MD, MPH HIV/AIDS, Substance Abuse
Social Media Intervention for Young Adult Smokers Danielle Ramo, PhD Smoking and Tobacco, Substance Abuse, Risk Reduction and Prevention
Intermittent Naltrexone among Polysubstance-using Men who have Sex with Men (MSM) Glenn-Milo Santos, PhD, MPH HIV/AIDS, Implementation and Behavioral Science, Substance Abuse
Cultural adaptation of non-communicable disease health promotion and education programs for North American Indigenous populations: A systematic review Trudy Nasmith, MS Noncommunicable and/or Chronic Disease, Diabetes, Diet, Exercise, and Obesity, Substance Abuse
White Paper Policy Analysis: Creating an Effective Community-Led Alcohol Policy Change Anjali Albuquerque, MS Substance Abuse