This webinar demystifies opioid treatment, gives an overview of opioid addiction in the U.S., and describes medication-based opioid treatment.
Lauren Broyles, PhD. is a research health scientist at the VA in Pittsburgh. She works at the Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion. Her research is focused on nurse-delivered alcohol screening, and brief intervention and referral to treatment for hospitalized patients.
Richard Silbert, MD is a psychiatrist who has been working in the drug and alcohol co-occurring area. He has been a practitioner and prescriber for buprenorphine.