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Recipient Purpose Term Amount
Friends Research Institute, Inc. To support an ongoing randomized controlled trial of interim methadone to reduce recidivism and relapse among inmates in the Baltimore City's Detention Facilities. 2016 - 2020 $564,431
President and Fellows of Harvard College To educate key stakeholders about improving the treatment of opioid use disorders. 2017 - 2018 $76,363
Florida State University Research Foundation Inc. To fund a low-cost randomized controlled trial of two treatment programs for prison inmates with substance use disorder who will soon be released from jail. 2018 - 2026 $480,254
Treatment Research Institute To develop and study a pre-booking police protocol that diverts substance-involved offenders in Philadelphia to treatment. 2016 - 2017 $116,777
George Mason University Foundation, Inc. To conduct a randomized controlled trial on the effect of monetary contingency management vouchers for opioid use disorder treatment programs. 2017 - 2020 $499,941
President and Fellows of Harvard College To evaluate existing barriers to the introduction of generic drugs for opioid use disorder treatment to the market. 2018 - 2019 $39,777
Rhode Island Hospital To support a randomized controlled trial of a emergency department intervention to treat patients who are admitted for opioid overdose. 2018 - 2022 $801,819
Trustees of Boston University To develop a taxonomy of fraud, waste, and abuse indicators that can be used to identify potentially fraudulent substance use disorder treatment providers. 2018 - 2021 $599,189
Georgetown University To conduct a comprehensive assessment of state laws and policies that act as barriers to evidence-based substance use disorder treatment and disseminate nonpartisan educational resources to key stakeholders. 2018 - 2021 $625,314
Providence Health & Services Oregon To conduct a two-stage randomized controlled trial designed to assess the short- and long-term impacts of recovery housing on opioid use. 2017 - 2018 $40,174
Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Inc. To conduct a randomized control trial to examine the impact of medical cannabis on opioid analgesic use. 2018 - 2022 $2,054,259
Trustees of the University of Pennsylvania To pilot a method of systematically collecting data about public and private healthcare payment practices to improve treatment of opioid use disorder. 2018 - 2019 $213,574
Johns Hopkins University To develop and disseminate a standardized data structure for National Institute on Drug Abuse Treatment Clinical Trials Network data. 2018 - 2020 $500,000
Research Triangle Institute To conduct a rigorous evaluation of a harm reduction program for individuals with opioid use disorder. 2017 - 2020 Up To $1,677,008
Behavioral Ideas Lab, Inc. To design, implement, and test a set of behavioral interventions in emergency departments to improve outcomes for patients with opioid use disorder. 2018 - 2019 $489,230
University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, ECHO Institute To evaluate the impact of the Extension for Community Healthcare Outcomes model on patients with opioid use disorder. 2018 - 2019 $208,805
Legal Action Center of the City of New York, Inc. To conduct research into the prevalence and costs of specific limitations on substance use disorder treatment services and evidence of violations of the Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act and create nonpartisan, educational resources to support greater enforcement of the Parity Act. 2018 - 2020 $600,000
Rutgers University Foundation To evaluate the effectiveness of New Jersey's Opioid Overdose Recovery Program in linking opioid overdose survivors to medication-assisted treatment. 2018 - 2019 $220,000
Bipartisan Policy Center, Inc. To conduct a comprehensive review of how federal and state funding is being allocated to address the opioid epidemic. 2018 - 2019 $255,042
University of Vermont and State Agricultural College Foundation To evaluate an interim buprenorphine treatment for reducing the risk of opioid misuse and overdose. 2017 - 2019 $776,474
Mathematica Policy Research, Inc. To identify and assess municipal wastewater testing methods that can be used to monitor community levels of illicit drug use. 2017 $170,000
Shatterproof To pilot a public online rating system for substance use disorder treatment programs. 2018 - 2021 $1,317,180
Board of Regents Nevada System of Higher Education To evaluate the feasibility and effectiveness of the Mobile Recovery Outreach Team intervention in improving outcomes for opioid overdose survivors treated in emergency rooms in Nevada. 2018 - 2019 $220,000
Urban Institute To analyze state-level data on prescription drugs used to treat opioid use disorder and opioid overdoses. 2018 - 2020 $409,872
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