Addictions, Drug & Alcohol Institute

WA-STR Addresses the Opiate Epidemic by Increasing Treatment and Prevention Activities

This project will develop a buprenorphine-first model to induce and stabilize highly vulnerable people with opioid use disorder on buprenorphine.


Caleb Banta-Green, PhD, MPH, MSW PI (UW ADAI)

Fund Information

Washington State Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS), with funding from Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
Start: August 1, 2017
End: April 30, 2019
Status: completed