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

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

Adolescent Medicine Expansion to CRIT/FIT
05/01/2020 - 04/30/2022 (PI)
NIH-NIDA
3R25DA013582-19S1

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

Community Subcontracts-MassHEAL - Reducing overdose deathsY3
04/17/2019 - 03/31/2022 (PI)
National Institute on Drug Abuse/NIH/DHHS

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Yr Title Project-Sub Proj Pubs
2021 MassHEAL - Reducing overdose deaths by 40% (2019-2023) 5UM1DA049412-03
2021 MassHEAL - Reducing overdose deaths by 40% (2019-2023) 3UM1DA049412-03S1
2021 Advancing Clinical Research Training within Addiction Residency Programs 5R25DA033211-09 37
2021 Clinical Addiction Research and Education (CARE) Program 5R25DA013582-20 62
2020 Pilot Study of Opioid-receptor Antagonists to Reduce Pain and Inflammation among HIV-Infected Persons with Alcohol Problems 5UH3AA026193-04
2020 MassHEAL - Reducing overdose deaths by 40% (2019-2023) 5UM1DA049412-02
2020 Linking Russian Narcology and HIV Care to Enhance Treatment, Retention and Outcomes Part II 5R01DA045547-04
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 URBAN ARCH 4/5 Russia Cohort-Targeting HIV-comorbidities with Pharmacotherapy to Reduce Alcohol and Tobacco Use in HIV-infected Russians 5U01AA020780-10 18
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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. Pierre F, Forman LS, Winter M, Cheng D, Ngabirano C, Emenyonu N, Hunt PW, Huang Y, Muyindike W, Samet J, Hahn JA, So-Armah K. Alcohol Consumption and Tryptophan Metabolism Among People with HIV Prior to Antiretroviral Therapy Initiation: The Uganda ARCH Cohort Study. Alcohol Alcohol. 2021 May 24.View Related Profiles. PMID: 34027552
     
  2. Fuster D, Nunes D, Cheng DM, Saitz R, Samet JH. Alcohol Consumption and Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) RNA Levels in HIV/HCV Coinfected Patients. Viruses. 2021 04 21; 13(5).View Related Profiles. PMID: 33919027; PMCID: PMC8142976; DOI: 10.3390/v13050716;
     
  3. Lodi S, Freiberg M, Gnatienko N, Blokhina E, Yaroslavtseva T, Krupitsky E, Murray E, Samet JH, Cheng DM. Per-protocol analysis of the ZINC trial for HIV disease among alcohol users. Trials. 2021 03 23; 22(1):226.View Related Profiles. PMID: 33757560; PMCID: PMC7989012; DOI: 10.1186/s13063-021-05178-9;
     
  4. Assoumou SA, Paniagua SM, Gonzalez P, Wang J, Beckwith CG, White LF, Taylor JL, Coogan K, Samet JH, Linas BP. HIV Pre-exposure Prophylaxis and Buprenorphine at a Drug Detoxification Center During the Opioid Epidemic: Opportunities and Challenges. AIDS Behav. 2021 Mar 22.View Related Profiles. PMID: 33751315; DOI: 10.1007/s10461-021-03220-0;
     
  5. Ngo B, Liebschutz JM, Cheng DM, Colasanti JA, Merlin JS, Armstrong WS, Forman LS, Lira MC, Samet JH, Del Rio C, Tsui JI. Hazardous alcohol use is associated with greater pain interference and prescription opioid misuse among persons living with HIV and chronic pain. BMC Public Health. 2021 03 22; 21(1):564.View Related Profiles. PMID: 33752634; PMCID: PMC7986380; DOI: 10.1186/s12889-021-10566-6;
     
  6. Ganguly AP, Lira MC, Lodi S, Forman LS, Colasanti JA, Williams EC, Liebschutz JM, Del Rio C, Samet JH, Tsui JI. Race and satisfaction with pain management among patients with HIV receiving long-term opioid therapy. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2021 May 01; 222:108662.View Related Profiles. PMID: 33775447
     
  7. Corcorran MA, Ludwig-Baron N, Cheng DM, Lioznov D, Gnatienko N, Patts G, So-Armah K, Blokhina E, Bendiks S, Krupitsky E, Samet JH, Tsui JI. The Hepatitis C Continuum of Care Among HIV-Positive Persons with Heavy Alcohol Use in St. Petersburg, Russia. AIDS Behav. 2021 Mar 17.View Related Profiles. PMID: 33730255
     
  8. Kimmel SD, Walley AY, Lodi S, Forman LS, Liebschutz JM, Lira MC, Kim TW, Del Rio C, Samet JH, Tsui JI. Naloxone receipt and overdose prevention care among people with HIV on chronic opioid therapy. AIDS. 2021 03 15; 35(4):697-700.View Related Profiles. PMID: 33587441; PMCID: PMC7904637; DOI: 10.1097/QAD.0000000000002803;
     
  9. Walters ST, Chandler RK, Clarke T, El-Bassel N, Glasgow LM, Jackson RD, Oga EA, Samet JH, Walsh SL, Zarkin GA. Modifications to the HEALing Communities Study in response to COVID-19 related disruptions. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2021 05 01; 222:108669. PMID: 33761404; PMCID: PMC7954776; DOI: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2021.108669;
     
  10. Bendiks S, Cheng DM, Blokhina E, Vetrova M, Verbitskaya E, Gnatienko N, Bryant K, Krupitsky E, Samet JH, Tsui JI. Pilot study of tolerability and safety of opioid receptor antagonists as novel therapies for chronic pain among persons living with HIV with past year heavy drinking: a randomized controlled trial. AIDS Care. 2021 Mar 07; 1-10.View Related Profiles. PMID: 33682527
     
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This graph shows the total number of publications by year, by first, middle/unknown, or last author.

Bar chart showing 411 publications over 35 distinct years, with a maximum of 30 publications in 2007

YearPublications
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‘Gold standard’ underused for substance misuse

ACP Internist 11/1/2020

Opioid treatment trailer coming to Brockton thanks to Kraft donation

The Enterprise 10/7/2020

Program Improves Use of Chronic Opioid Therapy in HIV Care

Psychiatry Advisor 9/2/2020

Program Improves Use of Chronic Opioid Therapy in HIV Care

Drugs.com 8/27/2020

Fighting the Opioid Overdose Epidemic

Wicked Local 7/10/2020

Column: Offering Hope for Those Struggling with Opioids

The Salem News 6/18/2020

Study Will Help Combat Opioid Use In Bourne, Sandwich

The Bourne Enterprise 5/15/2020

'The world is going to hell': Coronavirus can be deadly for people recovering from addiction

USA Today 4/9/2020

An Historic Opioid Study

Public Health Post 10/25/2019

Stories are Powerful

Harvard Magazine 10/13/2019

A Moon Shot for the Opioid Crisis

Boston Globe 8/23/2019

As Scotland's 'Trainspotting' Generation Ages, the Dead Pile Up

New York Times 8/7/2019

Opioid-Related ER Visits Decline in Mass. – but Not Everywhere

Boston Globe 6/26/2019

ACP Issues Guidance for Physician Impairment

Healio 6/5/2019

ACP Guidance on Physician Impairment Emphasizes Rehabilitation

MedScape 6/3/2019

Reintegration of Previously Impaired Physicians Must Balance Patient Safety and Physicians’ Rights

MD Alert/Reuters Health 6/3/2019

Western Mass Participates in $89 Million Opioid Study

WGBY 5/28/2019

Greater New Bedford Community Health Center To Take Part In Opioid Research Study

SouthCoast Today 4/29/2019

Athol, Orange Included In $89M National Opioid Study

Athol Daily News 4/23/2019

Mass. Researchers Receive $89 Million To Combat Opioid Overdose Deaths

WBUR 4/19/2019

Boston Medical Center Receives $89m Federal Grant

The Boston Globe 4/18/2019

Boston Medical Center Receives $90M In Federal Funds To Fight Opioid Epidemic

Boston Business Journal 4/18/2019

Alcohol use disorder therapy could improve chronic liver disease outcomes

Healio 9/26/2018

Leaders call restricting methadone treatment to clinic settings outdated

Behavioral Healthcare Executive 7/5/2018

Leaders call restricting methadone treatment to clinic settings outdated

Behavioral Healthcare Executive 7/5/2018
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addiction medicine
alcohol
HIV
primary care

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