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Helping clinicians curb opioid crisis

Rutgers Today spoke to conference organizer Erin Zerbo, an assistant professor in the medical school’s department of psychiatry who also has a large outpatient buprenorphine practice, about the important role that clinicians have in addressing the rising death rate attributed to opioid use.

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Rutgers Today: Helping Clinicians Curb the Opioid Crisis

Part of the solution to curbing this rate, say experts at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, is to train and give clinicians - who are often on the front line of detecting opioid use disorders - the tools to act immediately when they encounter a patient in their office who needs treatment.