Project Category: Education

Impacting the Opioid Crisis: Prevention, Education, and Practice for non-Prescribing Providers

This free course will empower non-prescribing providers and other learners in directly impacting the opioid epidemic through increased knowledge and tools to transform practice and policies. The course will consider the opioid epidemic from several evi …

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Creating a Culture Shift: Promoting Medical School Education on Medication-Assisted Treatments

Medication-assisted treatments have been shown to be effective at promoting abstinence, reducing high-risk behavior, and increasing cost effectiveness for patients with opioid use disorders (OUD). However, despite its effectiveness, MAT continues to be …

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Empowering dental offices to evaluate and reduce their opioid prescribing habits

The dental profession is made up of many small offices throughout the community, the state and the nation. Only 3% of dental offices have more than 20 providers and this profession is largely small businesses. Within this framework, it is very challeng …

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First Responders Evaluation

In partnership with Detroit Health Department and other community organizations, we will help to facilitate opioid overdose education and naloxone distribution in Detroit and evaluate project outcomes.

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Teach Out Series: Solving the Opioid Crisis

In this Teach-Out, experts from the fields of Medicine, Pharmacy, Public Health, and Dentistry will help us examine the impacts of this national epidemic and answer the key questions. Find out more information here: http://ai.umich.edu/teach-out/

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