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Associate Dean for Research Dr. Eric Garland with two PhD students working in Dr. Garland’s lab in the Bridge Training Clinic.

Associate Dean for Research Dr. Eric Garland with two PhD students working in Dr. Garland’s lab in the Bridge Training Clinic.

• Eric Garland receives $3.4 million grant from the Department of Defense to address chronic pain and prescription opioid-related problems among veterans and active duty military service members. (Read more…)

• Eric Garland receives $3 million grant from NIH-National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health to study the brain mechanisms of mindfulness-based treatment of opioid-treated chronic pain. (Read more…)

• Eric Garland receives $2.8 million grant from the NIH-National Institute on Drug Abuse to conduct a full scale clinical trial of Mindfulness-Oriented Recovery Enhancement to reduce chronic pain and prescription opioid misuse in primary care. (Read more…)

• Troy Andersen receives $1.4 million grant from the NIH-National Institute on Aging to develop technology to support family caregivers of patients with Alzheimer’s and dementia. (Read more…)

• Joanne Yaffe receives $1.3 million grant from the Laura and John Arnold Foundation to conduct interdisciplinary research on understanding and improving effectiveness of eyewitness identification procedures. (Read more…)

• Rob Butters and UCJC receive $1.3 million from the Pay-for-Success initiative to study the efficacy of evidence-based programs for homeless individuals and people in the criminal justice system in Salt Lake County. (Read more…)

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