CWRU Organizes Bipartisan Panel on Opioid Epidemic in Washington, D.C. Nov. 29

November 28, 2017 / No Comments

Case Western Reserve University has organized a bipartisan public policy briefing entitled “Combating the Opioid Crisis, From Treatment to Enforcement: Best Practices & Collaboration,” at the Russell Senate Office Building in Washington, D.C., on Wednesday, November 29. Hosted by ...

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National Institute of Justice Grant Awarded to Begun Center for Evaluation of Opioid Overdose Protocol

October 11, 2017 / No Comments

Streamlining investigations and prosecutions of opiate dealers is goal of three-year U.S. Department of Justice-funded research Seeking faster indictments and prosecutions of drug dealers after opioid overdose deaths and a better understanding of non-fatal overdoses, researchers at the Begun Cent...

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Managing Chronic Pain in Patients with Opioid Use Disorders

June 20, 2014 / No Comments

Today is last day to register for June 25, 2014 event! / “Managing Chronic Pain in Patients with Opioid Use Disorders” is a video conference that broadcasts to multiple sites in Ohio. / $Free for Ohio providers / CEUs / Many people with opioid use disorders (abuse of heroin, krokodil,...

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Ohio’s 2014 Opiate Conference: Don’t Get Me Started

June 20, 2014 / No Comments

June 30 & July 1, 2014  / Columbus, Ohio / CEUs / $100-$200 / CEUs / Join the Center for Evidence-Based Practices at “Ohio’s 2014 Opiate Conference: Don’t Get Me Started.” The event explores numerous topics related to Ohio’s opiate epidemic. Christina M. Delos Reyes, M...

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New Strategies for Heroin, Opioid Abuse among People with Addictions, Mental Illness

May 10, 2014 / No Comments

Heroin, krokodil, and prescription pain killers are opioids that are commonly abused by people with addictions and mental illness. The epidemic in Ohio presents numerous challenges for health and behavioral healthcare professionals. Attend the opioid training series from March to June, sponsored ...

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