Community Rounds
November 30, 2022

Applying Motivation-Phase Interventions to Treat Tobacco Use Among People with Opioid Use Disorder

Elias Klemperer, PhD


Elias Klemperer, PhD
Dr. Klemperer is an Assistant Professor at the University of Vermont in the Departments of Psychiatry and Psychological Science. As an investigator with the Vermont Center on Behavior and Health, Dr. Klemperer’s research primarily develops clinical and regulatory interventions to reduce harm from tobacco use, with a particular focus on nicotine reduction and dual users of cigarettes and e-cigarettes. In addition, Dr. Klemperer has a growing program of research on the treatment of opioid use disorder among people who are incarcerated or recently released from incarceration in rural communities.