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: Marc Larochelle, MD

Presentation of the articles: Tanum, et al. The Effectiveness of Injectable Extended-Release Naltrexone vs Daily Buprenorphine-Naloxone for Opioid Dependence. JAMA Psychiatry. Published online October 18, 2017. doi:10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2017.3206

Lee, et al. Comparative effectiveness of extended-release naltrexone versus buprenorphine-naloxone for opioid relapse prevention (X:BOT): a multicentre, open-label, randomised controlled trial. Lancet. Published Online November 14, 2017 http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(17)32812-X

When: Wednesday, December 20, 2017, 12pm- 1pm in Crosstown 2128

RSVP: by Monday, November 18 at NOON

Journal Club Schedule and Information

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

  • January 17
  • February 21
  • March 21
  • April 18
  • May 16
  • June 20

If  you are interested in becoming a journal club presenter, please contact Casy through the ‘Contact Us’ page.

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