Pilot Study Using Electronic Health Records from Hospital Emergency Departments to Monitor Drug Use Trends in Overdose Patients in the Baltimore Area
High Rates of Combined Usage of Methamphetamines with Opioids in Oregon Reveals Regional, Behavioral and Demographic Factors: An NDEWS HotSpot Study
Using Hospital Electronic Health Records to Monitor Drug Use Trends in Emergency Department Patients
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THIS WILL BE A VIRTUAL EVENT. The Rx Drug Abuse & Heroin Summit is the largest national collaboration of professionals from local, state, and federal agencies, business, academia, treatment providers, and allied communities impacted by prescription drug abuse and heroin use.
QUICK TAKEAWAY: Psychiatrist Robert L. DuPont, MD, has been campaigning against opioid addiction for 50 years. In a new Q&A, he says that the opioid crisis, “the defining epidemic of the 21st Century,” needs a “new narrative.”
The NDEWS Coordinating Center is sad to learn our esteemed friend and colleague, Dr. M. Douglas (Doug) Anglin, recently passed away. He was instrumental in establishing the UCLA Drug Abuse Research Center together with Dr. William McGlothlin. A distinguished NIDA scientist, Dr. Anglin did foundational work in addiction research.