Substance Use and Addiction

Substance Use Disorder Prevention & Treatment Campaign

Doctors for America has formed a team to help address substance use disorder it is comprised of co-chairs Nzinga Harrison, MD; medical student Christine Petrine, and Don Mathis.

Our leadership team is comprised of Lori Heim, MD;  Lisha Barre, MD; Amit Mehta MD; Audrey Provenzano MD; Christine Petrin; Dora Wang MD; Edwin Kim MD; Jill Williams; Molly Grassini MD; Seanta Clark MD; Sarah Fox MD; Diana Wasserman MD; and William Coe who are actively working to inform, encourage, and empower physicians to prevent substance use especially among youth. 

Webinars and Other Resources

Substance Use Disorder Prevention and Treatment: Click to view


Adolescent Substance Use Prevention Webinar: Click to hear

RESOURCES:

Addressing Adolescent Substance Use

LTE Template Sample

LTE Physician/Advocate Guide

Adolescent Substance Use Prevention Webinar Recording

Adolescent Substance Use Prevention Presentation by Major Luke Lindley, MD

DFA Board Member Don Mathis' op-ed in the Baltimore Sun

https://www.aap.org/en-us/Documents/cosup_pcsso_webinar_3_slides.pdf

http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/138/1/e20161211

https://www.aap.org/en-us/Documents/substance_use_screening_implementation.pdf

 

 

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