Jane Liebschutz, MD, MPH [email]
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
200 Lothrop St., Suite 933W
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Judith Feinberg, MD [email]
West Virginia University
930 Chestnut Ridge Rd.
Morgantown, WV 26505
The Appalachian Node joined the CTN in 2019 and is a collaboration between University of Pittsburgh, West Virginia University, and Penn State University, with a team of accomplished clinical and research collaborators. It organizes and participates in national, community-based multi-site trials and subsequently disseminates research findings to physicians, clinicians, providers, and patients.
Grantee Institutions: University of Pittsburgh, West Virginia University, and Penn State University.
- CTN-0080: Medication Treatment for Opioid Use Disorder in Expectant Mothers (MOMs): A Pragmatic Randomized Trial Comparing Two Buprenorphine Formulations (NIH HEAL Initiative)
- CTN-0100: Optimizing Retention, Duration, and Discontinuation Strategies for Opioid Use Disorder Pharmacotherapy
- CTN-0115: Developing an Intervention to Address Intersecting Prescription Opioid and Chronic Pain Stigma in Cancer Survivors
- CTN-0119: Impact of Social Distancing Measures, Expansion of Telemedicine for Buprenorphine Prescribing, and Health Insurance Payor on Access to Buprenorphine During the COVID-19 Pandemic
- CTN-0135: Buprenorphine Treatment Engagement and Induction Problems Among Individuals Using Fentanyl