Research

Federally-funded research includes observational studies and randomized clinical trials of addiction treatment designed to facilitate the dissemination of effective strategies from specialty to primary care, Emergency Department and HIV clinical sites. Yale Addiction Medicine also conducts research at the interface of pain and addiction and substance use prevention. Faculty have ongoing projects in a variety of realms including quality improvement, community engaged research in addition to the partial list of projects below:

Veterans Aging Cohort Study (VACS)

The Veterans Aging Cohort Study (VACS) is a prospective, observational cohort study of HIV- positive and an age/race/site matched control group of HIV- negative veterans in care in the...

Yale Center for Health and Learning Games

The Yale Center for Health & Learning Games develops and evaluates videogame-based interventions with the goal of reducing risk (including substance use and smoking) and promoting healthy...

Screening, Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment in the Emergency Department

We have developed behavioral and medication treatments for patients presenting to the Emergency Department who use tobacco and engage in unhealthy alcohol and drug use. This area is of...