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.

February Journal Club:

Presenter: Alyssa Peterkin, MD

Presentation of the article: Ransome Y, Haeny AM, McDowell YE, Jordan A. Religious involvement and racial disparities in opioid use disorder between 2004-2005 and 2012-2013: Results from the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2019;205:107615.

When: Wednesday, February 19, 2020, 12pm- 1pm in Crosstown 2128

Journal Club Schedule and Information

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

  • 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