CARE Unit Journal Club

The CARE Unit Journal Club is a monthly gathering to discuss research papers with a focus on unhealthy substance use.  The Journal Club is geared toward faculty, staff, and students in the CARE Unit and School of Public Health.

December Journal Club:

Presenter: Aga Bereznicka

Presentation of the article:  Lake S, Walsh Z, Kerr T, et al. Frequency of cannabis and illicit opioid use among people who use drugs and report chronic pain: A longitudinal analysis. PLoS Med. 2019;16(11):e1002967. doi:10.1371/journal.pmed.1002967

When: Wednesday, January 15, 2019, 12pm- 1pm in Crosstown 2128

Journal Club Schedule and Information

The upcoming journal club dates are as follows (All dates are Wednesdays, 12-1pm):

  • 19 February
  • 18 March
  • 15 April
  • 20 May

If  you are interested in becoming a journal club presenter, please contact Anna Martin at

Resources for presenting at Journal Club:

Guide for Journal Club presentations by type of study

I can present that paper in under 10 minutes

Alcohol, Other Drugs, and Health: Current Evidence- Journal Club