Opioid Use Disorder News—October 2017 Update

Date: 

10/31/2017

The following items highlight important news and publications about medication-assisted treatment (MAT) and opioid use disorder (OUD):

Department of Health and Human Services News and Publications

  • Testimony on the Federal Response to the Opioid Crisis (link is external) (Department of Health and Human Services)—this testimony summarizes the statements of witnesses from the Department of Health and Human Services who appeared before the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee regarding the opioid crisis in the United States and the Federal response.

Peer-Reviewed Literature