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Dr. Peter Friedmann: "Health Reform and Addiction Treatment: Lessons from a National Study"

Please join us for the second seminar in the 2018 Spring Seminar Series.

Tue, Feb 13, 2018
Skinner Hall 101

Spring Seminar Series: "Health Reform and Addiction Treatment: Lessons from a National Study"

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Presented by Dr. Peter Friedmann, Chief Research Officer and Endowed Chair for Clinical Research, Baystate Health; Associate Dean for Research and Professor of Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School-Baystate, and Professor of Quantitative Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School.

Location: Skinner Hall, Room 101

Time: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

The Office of Research in the College of Nursing is pleased to announce the second seminar in its 2018 Spring Seminar Series.

Dr. Friedmann is a primary care internist, addiction medicine clinician, and established susbstance abuse researcher. He has published over 145 peer-reviewed articles on the organization of treatment services, treatment process and outcomes, implementation of evidence-based practices for substance use disorders (SUDs) in medical, specialty addiction and correctional settings, and the role of the physicians in the care of patients with SUDs.

In addition to offering insights into health reform and addiction treatment, Dr. Friedmann will also discuss the process for faculty and graduate students to conduct studies at Baystate.