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Brent A Moore, PhD

Research Scientist in Psychiatry; Research Psychologist (VA)

Research Summary

I have broad research interests in substance use disorder, technological behavioral interventions, HIV/AIDS, chronic pain, and the integration of behavioral interventions in primary care settings. I also have extensive research methodology, data management, and analytic and statistical experience, and have ongoing clinical trials of an automated, mobile treatments for substance use disorder.

Specialized Terms: Automated mobile treatment for chronic disorders including substance abuse, HIV, and chronic pain; Primary care treatment for substance abuse and chronic pain; Implementation research; Addictions; Cannabis dependence; Substance abuse treatment; HIV; Chronic pain

Extensive Research Description

A recent research focus has been on chronic pain, particularly as it relates to substance abuse. I am currently a Core investigator at the Pain Research, Informatics, Medical Comorbidities, and Education (PRIME) Center within the VA Connecticut Healthcare System. Finally, over the past 15 years I have been involved in a number of studies evaluating HIV risk behaviors, characteristics of HIV infected patients, HIV medication adherence, and treatment outcomes, and am an affiliate of the Center for Interdisciplinary Research on AIDS.


Research Interests

Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome; HIV; Pain, Intractable; Substance-Related Disorders

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Selected Publications