NIH announces awards for behavioral research on OUD prevention and treatment (Mark Ilgen)

Psychosocial Pain Management to Improve Opioid Use Disorder Treatment Outcomes; University of Michigan, Ann Arbor; Dr. Mark A. Ilgen. This project will assess the development of a portable and scalable intervention for addressing pain in patients with OUD through a phone intervention. (Grant 1R21AT010106)

Deaths of Despair in the Era of Donald Trump: The Opioid Epidemic is Just Part of the Problem  (Arline Geronimus)

Privacy measure dropped from opioids package (Christopher Friese)

U-M startup launches GeoPain, a 3D app that puts pain on the map (Alexandre DaSilva, Jamie Cope, Eric Maslowski)

Hepatitis C and Opioid Use (Anna Lok)

CDC’s Quality Improvement and Care Coordination: Implementing the CDC Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain

Senate passes sweeping opioids package

FDA approves new dosage strength of buprenorphine and naloxone sublingual film as maintenance treatment for opioid dependence

CDC provides new funds to battle the opioid epidemic

Facing Addiction in America: The Surgeon General’s Spotlight on Opioids

Evidence-Based Strategies for Preventing Opioid Overdose: What’s Working in the United States

The Opioid Epidemic: Collecting Now for Future Research