2012 Brown University affiliated faculty focused on medical and mental health NIH-funded research involving prisoner and other criminal justice populations, including diagnosis, treatment, and prevention


PI/Co-I(s)

Title (Funding Mechanism)

Institution

2012 Funding

Curt Beckwith, MD

Comprehensive HIV Testing Strategies For Jails

(K23DA021095)

Miriam Hospital

Brown University

$161,950

 

CARE Corrections:  Technology for Jail HIV/HCV Testing, Linkage and Care

(R01DA030747)

 

$636,536

Larry Brown, MD

Integrated Mental Health Treatment & HIV Prevention for Court-Involved Youth

(RO1MH087520-01A2)

Rhode Island Hospital

Brown University

 

$640,128

Jennifer Clarke, MD, MPH

Sustaining Tobacco Abstinence after Incarceration

(R01DA024093)

Memorial Hospital

Brown Univeristy

$631,441

 

Empowering women to make Contraceptive Choices While Incarcerated

(R01HD054890)

 

$278,982

 

Methods for Understanding Sentinel Events; Changing Substance Use/Sexual

Risk Behaviors After Jail

(1R21DA032739-01)

 

$242,811

Peter Friedmann, MD

Treatment Study Using Depot Naltrexone (2/6) Rhode Island Protocol Treatment Site

(R01DA024549)

RIH/Brown University

$393,430

 

Continuum of Care for Drug-Involved Offenders

(2U01DA016191)

 

$575,501

Jennifer Johnson, PhD

HIV/STI Risk Reduction for Incarcerated women with History

of Interpersonal Violence

(1R34MH094188-01)

Butler Hospital

Brown University

 

$224,503

 

Effectiveness of IPT for Men and Women Prisoners with Major Depression

(1R01MH095230-01)

 

$543,777

Robert Miranda Jr., PhD

Biobehavioral Effects of Topiramate on Cannabis-related Outcomes in Drug

Abusing or Dependent Adolescents

(5R01DA026778-02)

Center for Alcohol and

Addiction Studies

Brown University

$556,744

 

Effects of Topimarate on Adolescent Alcohol Use: Efficacy and Mechanisms

(2R01AA007850-21A1)

 

$620,583

Josiah Rich, MD, MPH

Midcareer Investigator Award in Patient Oriented Health focused on

critical issues related to HIV and other infectious diseases among addicted persons

(5K24DA022112-03)

Miriam Hospital

Brown University

$171,985

 

A Randomized Trial of Continued Methadone Maintenance vs. Detoxification in Jail

(5R01DA027211-02)

 

$548,013

 

Prisoner Overdose Prevention Training and Naloxone Upon Release

1R21DA029201-01A1

 

$156,796

 

A Randomized Controlled Trial and Cohort Study of HIV Testing and Linkage

to Care at Community Corrections (R01)(Seek Test Treat)

(5R01DA018641-05)

 

$731,641

 

Improving Linkage to HIV Care Following Release From Incarceration (RO1)

(Seek Test Treat)

(1R01DA030778-01)

 

$825,247

Anthony Spirito, PhD

Individual & Family Motivational Interviews for Substance Using Truant Teens

(5R34DA029871-02)

CAAS/Brown University

$223,925

 

Adolescents with Major Depression and Alcohol Use Disorder:

Community Based Integrated Treatment

(1R01AA020705-01A1)

 

$673,122

Michael Stein, MD

Linkage of Hospitalized Opioid Users to Buprenorphine

(5R01DA026223-03)

Butler Hospital

Brown University

$318,018

 

Reducing STIS in Emerging Adults who use Alcohol and Marijuana

 

$541,799

 

Varenicline vs. Nicotine Replacement for Methadone-Maintained Smokers

(5R01CA129226-04)

 

$483,584

 

Mid-Career Investigator Award in Substance Abuse – Research

(5K24DA000512-10)

 

$117,408

Marina Tolou Shams, PhD

HIV Prevention in the Family Drug Court

(5K23DA021532)

RIH/Brown University

$177,215