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Research at OCHIN -- not just for geeks

Getting involved with research can seem overwhelming at first, especially when people start talking about “PBRNs”, “RNIs”, “Chi-Squares”, and a myriad of other research acronyms and statistical models that can make one’s head spin. Fortunately, OCHIN PBRN Member Dr. John Muench is here to help explain what a PBRN is and how it can help you get involved with OCHIN Research.

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EPICENTER - An OHSU and OCHIN Study on Opioids and the Safety Net Population

Opioid abuse and dependency is ravaging individuals, families, and communities in the United States. In response to this epidemic, OHSU Department of Family Medicine and OCHIN are beginning work on a five-year National Institutes of Drug Abuse (NIDA) funded project named EPICENTER. The project is designed to fill in critical gaps of knowledge around  chronic opioid prescribing, misuse, outcomes, and associated community characteristics for safety net patients and clinics.

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