Division Archive

Now Hiring!

The Division is hiring full time Research Coordinators! To view the job ad, click here.    

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Education Spotlight

Division Director Howard J. Shaffer, PhD, CAS and other Division-related faculty are featured in Harvard Medical School’s new free online course, OpioidX: The Opioid Crisis in America. Read more here.

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New Publication

Shaffer, H. J., Tom, M., Wong, M. F. Y., Chan, E. M. L., Cheng, G. L. F., Lo, C. K. M., . . . Wong, R. H. Y. (2017). Treating Addiction as a Syndrome: Bridging Research and Clinical Practice. Trends in Medicine, (April). Retrieved from Trends in Medicine website: https://trends.hms.harvard.edu…

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Op-Ed

One Moment at a Time: Mindfulness, Meditation, and Hope for Addiction Treatment Dr. Zev Schuman-Olivier helped conduct the first federally-funded, randomized controlled trial of a mindfulness intervention for addictive disorders. In an op-ed today, he shares his personal journey toward mindfulness meditation and incorporating this practice into addiction treatment. Read One…

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Research Update

The Foundation for Advancing Alcohol Responsibility has extended its contract with the Division on Addiction to collaborate and pilot the Computerized Assessment and Referral System (CARS) on a national scale. To learn about the CARS-DUI Assessment Project, click here.

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