Substance Abuse

Active Projects: 35

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Heroin in Transition Daniel Ciccarone, MD, MPH Health Economics and Effectiveness, Substance Abuse
The California Substance Use Line Ronald Goldschmidt, MD Occupational and Environmental Disease, Substance Abuse, UCSF Professional Education
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 Hahn, PhD, MD HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, Substance Abuse
Mobile technology to extend clinic-based counseling for HIV+s in Uganda Judith Hahn, PhD, MD HIV/AIDS, Substance Abuse
Training in Research Program on Alcohol Use by Persons with our at Risk for HIV Judith Hahn, PhD, MD HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, Substance Abuse, Residencies, Fellowships, and Postdoctoral Training
Epidemiological studies among drug users in Iran Mohsen Malekinejad, MD, DrPH HIV/AIDS, Epidemiology and Surveillance, 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
Trauma Informed Assertive Case Management and Motivational Interviewing for MSM and Transgender Persons of Color with SUD and COD: A Program Expansion James Dilley, MD Substance Abuse
Exploiting Genomic or Nucleomic Information to Understand HIV Latency in Individuals with Substance Use Disorders Ruth Greenblatt, MD HIV/AIDS, Genetics, Substance Abuse
Surveillance of the RADARS System by Poison Control Centers: a Pilot Study Stuart Heard, PharmD Epidemiology and Surveillance, Substance Abuse, Health Systems Strengthening
Substance Use and HIV Prevention Research in Minority Communities Training Program Marguerita Lightfoot, PhD HIV/AIDS, Substance Abuse
Center for AIDS Prevention Studies Marguerita 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
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
Population-based Screening and Brief Intervention in Primary Care: Health and Drinking Outcomes, Cost and Utilization Constance Weisner, DrPH HIV/AIDS, Substance Abuse
Integrating Addiction Research in Health Systems: the Addiction Research Network (ARN) Constance Weisner, DrPH Substance Abuse, Health Systems Strengthening
Short-term and long-term effects of methamphetamine exposure on residual viral transcription during treated HIV disease Sulggi Lee, MD HIV/AIDS, Substance Abuse
Mentoring alcohol use intervention research in health care settings HIV/AIDS, Substance Abuse
Capacity Building Network Valerie Yerger, ND Smoking and Tobacco, Implementation and Behavioral Science, Engagement in Care, Substance Abuse
Nurse Practitioner Roles in Addressing the Opioid Crisis: Impact of State Scope of Practice Regulations on Provision of Medication-Assisted Treatment Joanne Spetz, PhD Substance Abuse
Health, Empowerment, and Recovery Services (HERS) Program Edward Machtinger, MD HIV/AIDS, Substance Abuse
Insula Circuitry and Compulsive Alcohol Drinking 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
Linking local variation in marijuana and opioid policies to health outcomes Danielle Ramo, PhD Policy and Standards of Care, Substance Abuse
Indian Health Services, Shiprock, NM Lawrence Haber, MD Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination, Engagement in Care, Substance Abuse, Treatment Adherence
The A-HACK Project: Addressing Heavy Alcohol Consumption with Kudzu Glenn-Milo Santos, PhD, MPH Substance Abuse
Treatment with Lorcaserin for Cocaine Use - The TLC Study Glenn-Milo Santos, PhD, MPH Substance Abuse
Repeated-dose behavioral intervention to reduce opioid overdose: a two-site randomized-controlled efficacy trial Glenn-Milo Santos, PhD, MPH Substance Abuse
Harm reduction services for people who inject drugs Barrot Lambdin, PhD, MPH Implementation and Behavioral Science, Substance Abuse
Examining the Consequences of Opioid Restrictions on Patients, Clinical Care, and Community Health Kelly Knight, PhD Substance Abuse
Substance abuse in vulnerable populations Meredith Meacham, PhD Substance Abuse
Improving care for vulnerable populations Marlene Martin, MD Access or Barriers to Care, Substance Abuse
Interventions for substance use disorders Valerie Gruber, PhD Substance Abuse
Substance Use Disorders Treatment/Services Research Training Program James L. Sorensen, PhD Substance Abuse, Training International Scholars and Clinicians
Western States Node of the National Drug Abuse Treatment Clinical Trials Network James L. Sorensen, PhD Substance Abuse

Active Projects: 107

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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 Ciccarone, MD, MPH Infectious Disease, HIV/AIDS, Substance Abuse
Heroin Price, Purity, and Outcomes Study Daniel 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 Effectiveness, Access or Barriers to Care, Immigration and Migration, Stigma and Discrimination, Smoking and Tobacco, Policy and Standards of Care, 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 Dawson-Rose, RN, PhD, FAAN Substance Abuse, Residencies, Fellowships, and Postdoctoral Training
Homeless Female Offenders Returning to the Community: Improving Hopeful Futures Maria Ekstrand, PhD Women's Health, Stigma and Discrimination, Substance Abuse, Risk Reduction and Prevention
Context and Correlates of Health Behaviors in South India Maria Ekstrand, PhD HIV/AIDS, Epidemiology and Surveillance, Implementation and Behavioral Science, Substance Abuse
Integrating Alcohol Screening and Brief Intervention into HIV Care Judith Hahn, PhD, MD HIV/AIDS, Substance Abuse
Training in Research Program on Alcohol Use by Persons with our at Risk for HIV, Hahn K24 Judith Hahn, PhD, MD HIV/AIDS, Substance Abuse
Changes in Alcohol Consumption in HIV Positives in Uganda Judith Hahn, PhD, MD HIV/AIDS, Substance Abuse
Impact of Heavy Alcohol Use on Pre-ART HIV Disease -- Uganda ARCH Cohort Judith Hahn, PhD, MD HIV/AIDS, Substance Abuse
Acute Hepatitis C Infection in Young Injectors (incoming sub) Judith Hahn, PhD, MD Infectious Disease, Substance Abuse
Development and Pilot Testing of a Combination Intervention to Reduce Heavy Drinking and Improve HIV Care Engagement among Fisherfolk in Uganda Judith Hahn, PhD, MD HIV/AIDS, Engagement in Care, Substance Abuse, Risk Reduction and Prevention
Training in Research Program on Alcohol Use by Persons-with-or-at-Risk for HIV Judith 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
Alcohol's impact on immunological and virological profiles in HIV patients Mandana Khalili, MD HIV/AIDS, Immunology, Substance Abuse
Health Research with Diverse Populations Timothy 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 HIV/AIDS, Substance Abuse, Risk Reduction and Prevention
Crucial Transitions in Young Opioid Users in Iran Mohsen Malekinejad, MD, DrPH Adolescent Health, Substance Abuse
Role of Buprenorphine in Improving Clinical Care in Opioid Addiction and HIV HIV/AIDS, Pharmacology and Drug Treatment, Substance Abuse
Defining critical events in early HIV infection-effects of alcohol and early ART Mike McCune, MD, PhD HIV/AIDS, Immunology, Substance Abuse
Migration, Tourism and the HIV-drug use Syndemic in the Dominican Republic Torsten Neilands, PhD HIV/AIDS, Immigration and Migration, Epidemiology and Surveillance, Substance Abuse
Studying Drug-Using Populations in Northern California Kimberly Page, PhD, MPH Substance Abuse
Acute Hepatitis C Infection in Young Injectors Kimberly Page, PhD, MPH Infectious Disease, Adolescent Health, Substance Abuse
International Collaborative of Prospective Studies of HIV and Hepatitis in IDU Kimberly 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 Pilcher, MD HIV/AIDS, Dementia and Cognitive Impairment, Substance Abuse
Preventing the Neonatal Narcotic Abstinence Syndrome (NAS) Juan 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
Pharmacogenetics of Nicotine Addiction and Treatment II (PNAT 2) Neal Benowitz, MD Smoking and Tobacco, Substance Abuse
Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics of Nicotine Neal Benowitz, MD Smoking and Tobacco, Substance Abuse, Treatment Adherence
A Comparative Effectiveness and Long-Term Health Study in Wisconsin Smokers Neal Benowitz, MD Substance Abuse
Addiction recovery residences to improve health outcomes in high-risk men Engagement in Care, Substance Abuse, Treatment Adherence
RCT of an integrative intervention for non-treatment-seeking meth users HIV/AIDS, Implementation and Behavioral Science, Engagement in Care, Substance Abuse
Evaluation of Harm Reduction Treatment for MSM Who Use Meth HIV/AIDS, Substance Abuse
Sexual Behavior and HIV-1 Drug Resistance 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 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 Dilley, MD Substance Abuse
Substance Abuse and HIV: Genetics and Disease Progression Ruth Greenblatt, MD HIV/AIDS, Substance Abuse
Nutrition and Alcohol Policy Substance Abuse
Opioid use disorder (OUD) Stuart Heard, PharmD Substance Abuse
Prevention Interventions in Hispanic and Anglo Children Diet, Exercise, and Obesity, Substance Abuse
A systems-level approach in HIV/AIDS susceptibility and substance abuse Nevan Krogan, PhD, MSc HIV/AIDS, Substance Abuse
A Random Control Trial (RCT) of HIV Adherence Case Management and Modified DOT Margot Kushel, MD HIV/AIDS, Neurology and Mental Health, Substance Abuse
Aging Among the Homeless: Geriatric Conditions, Health and Healthcare Outcomes Margot Kushel, MD Dementia and Cognitive Impairment, Trauma and PTSD, Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination, Substance Abuse
Barriers to Effective Tobacco Control Policy Implementation in the U.S. Military Ruth 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 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 Schmidt, PhD Women's Health, Substance Abuse
Testing Medical Marijuana's Unintended Consequences for Youth and Young Adults Laura Schmidt, PhD Adolescent Health, Substance Abuse
Implementation of Buprenorphine Within Aetna Behavioral Health Laura Schmidt, PhD Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination, Substance Abuse
Evaluation of Advancing Recovery: State/Provider Partnership for Quality Addiction Care Laura Schmidt, PhD Neurology and Mental Health, Substance Abuse
Racial Disparities in Access to Appropriate Alcohol Treatment Services Laura Schmidt, PhD Neurology and Mental Health, Substance Abuse
Multi-Level Modeling of the Treatment Gap Laura Schmidt, PhD Engagement in Care, Substance Abuse
The Chinese Community Internet Stop Smoking Project Janice Tsoh, PhD Smoking and Tobacco, Substance Abuse
Administering Buprenorphine in the San Francisco County Jail Jacqueline Tulsky, MD Access or Barriers to Care, Substance Abuse
Center for Advancing Longitudinal Drug Abuse Research Constance 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 Weisner, DrPH Neurology and Mental Health, Substance Abuse
High Deductible Health Plans: Substance Abuse Service Use and Cost Trajectories Constance Weisner, DrPH Substance Abuse
Prescription of Opioid Management in Chronic Pain Patients: A Patient-Centered Activation Intervention Constance Weisner, DrPH Substance Abuse
Buprenorphine and Substance Abuse Services for Prescription Opioid Dependence Constance Weisner, DrPH Drug and Diagnostics Development, Substance Abuse
Life-Course and Cost Trajectories of Alcohol Patients: a 15-Year Study Constance Weisner, DrPH Neurology and Mental Health, Substance Abuse
Alcohol SBIRT Implementation in an HMO: Non-Physician Providers vs. Physicians Constance Weisner, DrPH Substance Abuse
Family Members of Alcohol Patients Utilization and Cost Constance Weisner, DrPH Substance Abuse
Continuing Care for Substance Use Problems: Primary Care, Mental Health, and Chemical Dependency Services Constance Weisner, DrPH Neurology and Mental Health, Substance Abuse
Integrated Drug and Medical Care - Cost and Effectiveness Constance Weisner, DrPH Substance Abuse
Long-Term Impact of Drug Treatment on Outcome and Cost Constance Weisner, DrPH Substance Abuse
Outcome and Cost of Day Hospital vs. Outpatient Care Constance Weisner, DrPH Neurology and Mental Health, Access or Barriers to Care, Substance Abuse
Impact of Services on Problem Drinking Trajectories Constance Weisner, DrPH Substance Abuse
Prescription Opioid Registry Constance Weisner, DrPH Substance Abuse
Course of Problems in Adolescent Drug Treatment Intakes Constance Weisner, DrPH Adolescent Health, Substance Abuse
Alcohol Trajectories and Service Use in Young Adults: Nine Years Post Treatment Constance Weisner, DrPH Neurology and Mental Health, Adolescent Health, Substance Abuse
Making Better Decision: Policy Modeling for AIDS and Drug Abuse [I] James Kahn, MD, MPH HIV/AIDS, Health Economics and Effectiveness, Substance Abuse
Making Better Decisions: Policy Modeling for AIDS and Drug Abuse James Kahn, MD, MPH HIV/AIDS, Health Economics and Effectiveness, Substance Abuse
Primary Care-Based Interventions to Reduce Alcohol Use Among HIV Patients HIV/AIDS, Substance Abuse
Improving Alcohol and Drug Services for Older Adults Substance Abuse
Motivational Interviewing to Reduce Substance Use Among Depression Patients Neurology and Mental Health, Pediatrics, Substance Abuse, Risk Reduction and Prevention
The Impact of Health Care Reform on Addiction and HIV Services HIV/AIDS, Substance Abuse
Analytical Services Center for Medications Development Program Substance Abuse
Barriers to Blue-Collar HMO Smoking Cessation Participation Valerie Yerger, ND Smoking and Tobacco, Substance Abuse
Treatment for Complex Patients: Continuing and Extended Care Joseph 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
Alcohol and Condom Use among HIV+ Ugandan Adults: a Prospective Event-Level Study Sarah Woolf-King, PhD, MPH HIV/AIDS, Substance Abuse
Prescribers Clinical Support System for Opioid Therapies Neurology and Mental Health, Substance Abuse
Selectively targeting delta opioid receptor subtypes to control drinking behavior Jennifer Whistler, PhD Pharmacology and Drug Treatment, Substance Abuse
Dopamine receptor trafficking in drug sensitization and behavioral flexibility Jennifer Whistler, PhD Substance Abuse
START: Study of Trauma and Reduction of HIV Transmission HIV/AIDS, Trauma and PTSD, Implementation and Behavioral Science, Substance Abuse
Opto/Chemo-genetic Analysis of Locus Coeruleus CRF and Compulsive Ethanol Intake Neurology and Mental Health, Substance Abuse
PrEP disengagement in stimulant and heavy alcohol using men who have sex with men and transgender women. HIV/AIDS, Substance Abuse
Mediators and moderators of a neighborhood experiment on alcohol use Maria Glymour, ScD, MS Occupational and Environmental 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
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
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
Association Between Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) Initiation of Substance Use During Childhood and Young Adulthood: Systematic review of global evidence Vahid Namdarizandi, MD, MS Adolescent Health, Substance Abuse
Association between Illicit Drug Use and Chronic Kidney Disease, Cardiovascular Disease, Diabetes, Hypertension, and Insulin Sensitivity: A Quantitative Study Using NHANES Continuous Survey Data Rahma Arafa, MS Substance Abuse
Division of Substance Abuse and Addiction Medicine (DSAAM) - Opiate Treatment Contract James L. Sorensen, PhD Substance Abuse
Drug Abuse Treatment/Services Research Training Program James L. Sorensen, PhD Substance Abuse, Residencies, Fellowships, and Postdoctoral Training