Jeffrey H. Samet, MD, MA, MPH
Professor
Boston University School of Medicine
Dept of Medicine
General Internal Medicine

MD, Baylor College of Medicine
MPH, Boston University
MA, Brandeis University




My research has focused on alcohol and drug abuse, HIV infection and primary medical care with the following specific projects: linkage of alcohol and drug abuse treatment and primary medical care; addressing alcohol and drug abuse issues in the primary care setting; the impact of alcohol and drug use in HIV-infected persons; HIV prevention and treatment in Russian substance users; and establishing medical care for HIV-infected persons.

Section Chief of General Internal Medicine
Boston University School of Medicine
Medicine
General Internal Medicine

Professor
Boston University School of Public Health
Community Health Sciences


Member
Boston University
Evans Center for Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research


Faculty
Boston University School of Medicine
Medicine
Clinical Addiction Research and Education Unit


2019-2019 Society of General Internal Medicine (SGIM): Recognition Award of Exceptional Leadership, Contributions & Accomplishments as Division Chief
2018-2018 American College of Physicians (ACP): First Richard and Hinda Rosenthal Award from The Rosenthal Family Foundation
2017-2020 Best Doctors in America: Best Doctors, Information When it Matters Most
2017-2017 Society of General Internal Medicine (SGIM): Quality and Practice Innovation Award - Clinical Addiction Research and Education (CARE) Unit
2016-2016 Association for Medical Education and Research in Substance Abuse (AMERSA): John P. McGovern Award for Excellence in Medical Education
2016 Boston University School of Medicine: Endowed Professor - John Noble, MD, Professor in General Internal Medicine
2015-2015 Society of General Internal Medicine (SGIM): "Best Paper of the Year"
2013-2013 Boston University School of Medicine: Robert Dawson Evans Research Mentoring Award
2011-2011 National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) International Program: Excellence in Mentoring Award
2010-2010 Massachusetts Medical Law Report: RX For Excellence Award - Leaders in Quality - Honoring Best Practices in Medicine
2010-2017 Boston Magazine: Best of Boston General Internal Medicine Physician
2003-2014 The Best Doctors in America: Best Doctors, Information When it Matters Most
2003-2003 The Association for Multidisciplinary Education and Research in Substance use and Addiction (AMERSA): Excellence in Mentorship, Annual National Award


Kaku So-Armah ZINC Diversity Supplement-Vanderbilt
04/30/2016 - 07/31/2016 (PI)
Vanderbilt University Medical Center


Kaku So-Armah ZINC Diversity Supplement: Vanderbilt
02/01/2015 - 04/29/2016 (PI)
Vanderbilt University Medical Center


Faculty Development Program Grant
09/30/1998 - 03/29/2002 (PI)
HHS/SAMHSA/Center for Substance Abuse Prevention
5 T26 SP08355 03


Providence/Boston Center for AIDS Research(CFAR): Core K- Substance Use
07/01/2018 - 06/30/2023 (PI)
Miriam Hospital NIH-NIAID

Subcontracts-MassHEAL - Reducing overdose deaths by 40% (2019-2023)
04/17/2019 - 03/31/2023 (PI)
NIH-NIDA
1UM1DA049412-01

MassHEAL - Reducing overdose deaths by 40% (2019-2023)
04/17/2019 - 03/31/2023 (PI)
NIH-NIDA
1UM1DA049412-01

Community Subcontracts-MassHEAL - Reducing overdose deaths by 40% (2019-2023)
04/17/2019 - 03/31/2023 (PI)
NIH-NIDA
1UM1DA049412-01

ID-MassHEAL - Reducing overdose deaths by 40% (2019-2023)
04/17/2019 - 03/31/2023 (PI)
NIH-NIDA
1UM1DA049412-01

Advancing Clinical Research Training within Addiction Residency Programs
04/15/2018 - 01/31/2023 (PI)
NIH-NIDA
5R25DA033211-07

Pilot Study of Opioid-receptor Antagonists to Reduce Pain and Inflammation among HIV-Infected…
09/20/2019 - 08/31/2022 (PI)
NIH-NIAAA
4UH3AA026193-03

Linking Russian Narcology and HIV Care to Enhance Treatment, Retention and Outcomes Part II
09/15/2017 - 07/31/2022 (PI)
NIH-NIDA
5R01DA045547-03

Clinical Addiction Research and Education (CARE) Program
05/01/2017 - 04/30/2022 (PI)
NIH-NIDA
5R25DA013582-18

Urban ARCH (1/5) Administrative Coordinating Core (Admin Core)
09/01/2016 - 08/31/2021 (PI)
NIH-NIAAA
5U24AA020778-09

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Yr Title Project-Sub Proj Pubs
2020 MassHEAL - Reducing overdose deaths by 40% (2019-2023) 5UM1DA049412-02
2020 Advancing Clinical Research Training within Addiction Residency Programs 5R25DA033211-08 37
2020 Advancing Clinical Research Training within Addiction Residency Programs 5R25DA033211-08 37
2020 Clinical Addiction Research and Education (CARE) Program 5R25DA013582-19 62
2020 Clinical Addiction Research and Education (CARE) Program 3R25DA013582-19S1 62
2019 Pilot Study of Opioid-receptor Antagonists to Reduce Pain and Inflammation among HIV-Infected Persons with Alcohol Problems 4UH3AA026193-03
2019 MassHEAL - Reducing overdose deaths by 40% (2019-2023) 1UM1DA049412-01
2019 Linking Russian Narcology and HIV Care to Enhance Treatment, Retention and Outcomes Part II 5R01DA045547-03
2019 ST. PETER HIV-Alcohol, Protein Biomarkers and Cardiovascular Disease Risk 5R01AA025859-03
2019 Advancing Clinical Research Training within Addiction Residency Programs 5R25DA033211-07 37
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Publications listed below are automatically derived from MEDLINE/PubMed and other sources, which might result in incorrect or missing publications. Faculty can login to make corrections and additions.

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  1. Schramm ZA, Leroux BG, Radick AC, Ventura AS, Klein JW, Samet JH, Saxon AJ, Kim TW, Tsui JI. Video directly observed therapy intervention using a mobile health application among opioid use disorder patients receiving office-based buprenorphine treatment: protocol for a pilot randomized controlled trial. Addict Sci Clin Pract. 2020 Jul 31; 15(1):30.View Related Profiles. PMID: 32736660
     
  2. Samet JH, Tsui JI, Cheng DM, Liebschutz JM, Lira MC, Walley AY, Colasanti JA, Forman LS, Root C, Shanahan CW, Sullivan MM, Bridden CL, Abrams C, Harris C, Outlaw K, Armstrong WS, Del Rio C. Improving the Delivery of Chronic Opioid Therapy among People Living with HIV: A Cluster Randomized Clinical Trial. Clin Infect Dis. 2020 Jul 22.View Related Profiles. PMID: 32697847
     
  3. Foley JD, Sheinfil A, Woolf-King SE, Fatch R, Emenyonu NI, Muyindike WR, Kekibiina A, Ngabirano C, Samet JH, Cheng DM, Hahn JA. Assessing the interaction between depressive symptoms and alcohol use prior to antiretroviral therapy on viral suppression among people living with HIV in Rural Uganda. AIDS Care. 2020 Jun 01; 1-7.View Related Profiles. PMID: 32482097
     
  4. Weinstein ZM, Cheng DM, D'Amico MJ, Forman LS, Regan D, Yurkovic A, Samet JH, Walley AY. Inpatient addiction consultation and post-discharge 30-day acute care utilization. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2020 May 25; 213:108081.View Related Profiles. PMID: 32485657
     
  5. Sereda Y, Kiriazova T, Makarenko O, Carroll JJ, Rybak N, Chybisov A, Bendiks S, Idrisov B, Dutta A, Gillani FS, Samet JH, Flanigan T, Lunze K. Stigma and quality of co-located care for HIV-positive people in addiction treatment in Ukraine: a cross-sectional study. J Int AIDS Soc. 2020 May; 23(5):e25492.View Related Profiles. PMID: 32372534
     
  6. Freiberg MS, Cheng DM, Gnatienko N, Blokhina E, Coleman SM, Doyle MF, Yaroslavtseva T, Bridden C, So-Armah K, Tracy R, Bryant K, Lioznov D, Krupitsky E, Samet JH. Effect of Zinc Supplementation vs Placebo on Mortality Risk and HIV Disease Progression Among HIV-Positive Adults With Heavy Alcohol Use: A Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA Netw Open. 2020 May 01; 3(5):e204330.View Related Profiles. PMID: 32383748
     
  7. Bertholet N, Meli S, Palfai TP, Cheng DM, Alford DP, Bernstein J, Samet JH, Lloyd-Travaglini C, Saitz R. Screening and brief intervention for lower-risk drug use in primary care: A pilot randomized trial. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2020 Apr 25; 213:108001.View Related Profiles. PMID: 32563116
     
  8. Serota DP, Capozzi C, Lodi S, Colasanti JA, Forman LS, Tsui JI, Walley AY, Lira MC, Samet J, Del Rio C, Merlin JS. Predictors of pain-related functional impairment among people living with HIV on long-term opioid therapy. AIDS Care. 2020 Apr 03; 1-9.View Related Profiles. PMID: 32242463
     
  9. Boudreau DM, Lapham G, Johnson EA, Bobb JF, Matthews AG, McCormack J, Liu D, Campbell CI, Rossom RC, Binswanger IA, Yarborough BJ, Arnsten JH, Cunningham CO, Glass JE, Murphy MT, Zare M, Hechter RC, Ahmedani B, Braciszewski JM, Horigian VE, Szapocznik J, Samet JH, Saxon AJ, Schwartz RP, Bradley KA. Documented opioid use disorder and its treatment in primary care patients across six U.S. health systems. J Subst Abuse Treat. 2020 Mar; 112S:41-48. PMID: 32220410
     
  10. White LF, Jiang W, Ma Y, So-Armah K, Samet JH, Cheng DM. Tutorial in Biostatistics: The use of generalized additive models to evaluate alcohol consumption as an exposure variable. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2020 Apr 01; 209:107944.View Related Profiles. PMID: 32145664
     
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This graph shows the total number of publications by year, by first, middle/unknown, or last author.

Bar chart showing 383 publications over 34 distinct years, with a maximum of 30 publications in 2007

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addiction medicine
alcohol
HIV
primary care

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