Article Archives


Study Identifies Predictors of Psychiatric Events During Drug-Assisted Smoking Cessation 
02/27/2019
UCSD Newsroom
Features Robert Anthenelli, MD

A visit to the ER could out opioid-addicted patients on path to recovery 
02/25/2019
San Diego Tribune
Features Daniel Lasoff, MD

Program Gives UC San Diego Health New Resources to Combat Opioid Epidemic 
02/20/2019
UCSD Newsroom
Features Carla Marienfeld, MD

Scripps, UC San Diego Health land Opioid Treatment Grants
02/19/2019
San Diego Business Journal
Features Daniel Lasoff, MD, and Carla Marienfeld, MD

Helping drug abusers, with just 10 numbers
2/11/2019
San Diego Union Tribune
​Features John Ayers, PhD

U.S. Substance Abuse Helpline Largely Unknown
01/14/2019
Reuters
Features John Ayers, PhD

6 Ways UC San Diego Health is Combatting the Opioid Crisis 
12/20/2018
UCSD Newsroom
Features Carla Marienfeld, MD

New Digital Therapeutic Shows Promise of Opioid Addiction
12/10/2018
Medscape
Features Carla Marienfeld, MD

11/19/2018
iHeartRadio
Features Abraham Palmer, PhD

The US Is Sending Its Addiction Problem Over The Border
10/15/2018
Buzzfeed  
Features Patricia Gonzalez-Zuniga, PhD

How Alcohol Causes Blackouts and Blocks Memories
09/26/2018
Washington Post 
Features Susan Tapert, PhD

How Immodium Became Appealing to Opioid Addicts
09/03/2018 
Med Shadow 
Features Carla Marienfeld, MD 

LGBQ teens at higher risk of substance use than heterosexual peers, study shows
07/16/2018
The Medical News
Features Laramie Smith, PhD, and Steffanie Strathdee, PhD

Should People with Drug Addictions Be Forced Into Rehab
06/18/2018
Healthline
Features Dan Werb, Ph.D.

A New Injectable Sensor Monitors Alcohol Use In Real Time 
05/03/2018
HCA News 
Features Carla Marienfeld, MD

New York Times 
Features Christina Chambers, PhD, MPH

02/05/2018
New York Times 
Features Marc Shuckit, MD

Medical Providers Target Areas of Risk to Combat Opioid Abuse
01/30/2018 
San Diego Business Journal
Features William Perry, PhD