New Research Spotlight on the role of stigma among health care providers in the treatment of opioid use disorder, new data brief on stigma and opioid use disorder in northern New England, feature on UVM CORA’s technical assistance work with Turning Point Recovery Center of Springfield, Vermont, Inc., UVM CORA faculty awards, and intranasal naloxone vending machine news highlights.
Clinician Office Hours; new reports; technical assistance feature
Feb 13, 2023
New weekly Clinician Office Hours program, new Research Spotlight on increased fatal overdoses involving stimulants and fentanyl, new report on 2020 rural opioid overdose mortality, feature on UVM CORA’s technical assistance work with AIDS Project of Southern Vermont, and intranasal naloxone vending machine pilot program.
Research on rural-urban smoking disparities; drug deactivation bags
Nov 14, 2022
Research Spotlight on rural-urban disparities in U.S. cigarette smoking quit rates, information about drug deactivation bags (and how to request from CORA), new CORA staff and open positions, and CORA goes on the road.
Research on xylazine and overdoses; MOUD resources; upcoming conferences and events
Aug 15, 2022
Research Spotlight on increasing prevalence of xylazine in fatal opioid overdoses, educational resources about MOUD, CORA’s strategic partners share results of their states’ Baseline Needs Assessments.
Research on intranasal naloxone; behind the scenes of CORA’s technical assistance
May 31, 2022
Research Spotlight on expanded naloxone distribution to reduce rural opioid overdose mortality, an example of CORA’s technical assistance process from work with a rural substance use prevention coalition, and a new CORA data report: The Maine Baseline Needs Assessment — Rural Practitioners and Stakeholders Report.
Research on COVID-19 vaccine uptake and CORA contingency management resources
Feb 14, 2022
Research Spotlight on COVID-19 vaccine uptake in rural populations with substance use disorder, three briefs from the Maine Baseline Needs Assessment, and two CORA resources: a training video for providers on using contingency management, and a resource guide on contingency management for stimulant use disorder.
Peer recovery research and tools for providers
Nov 15, 2021
Research spotlight on peer-based recovery support services, commentary from a peer recovery specialist after our webinar Peer Recovery as an Evidence-Based Practice: From Science to Impact, and a tool for providers on treating stimulant use disorder using contingency management.