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CareConnect: A Virtual Low-Barrier Model for Increasing Engagement in Opioid use Disorder Care

Department & Center Events

Monday, September 12, 2022, 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. ET
Past Event

Shoshana V. Aronowitz, PhD, MSHP, FNP-BC
Assistant Professor
Department of Family and Community Health
University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing

Margaret Lowenstein, MD, MPhil, MSHP
Assistant Professor
University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine

Aronowitz and Lowenstein will discuss, CareConnect, an innovative telehealth OUD treatment program at Penn Medicine that provides same day buprenorphine bridge scripts and care coordination to lower the barriers to evidence-based OUD treatment, increase engagement in care, and address the overdose crisis in Philadelphia.

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This seminar is a part of the Johns Hopkins Center for Injury Research and Policy first term seminar series “How the Injury Control Research Centers are responding to the Opioid Epidemic: Reports from the Front Lines of a Public Health Crisis”.

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Kathryn Sorg