CTN 0050: START Follow-up Study. This is a follow-up study of Starting Treatment with Agonist Replacement Studies, (START) CTN 0027 of the NIDA Clinical Trials Network.
Primary Aims: To determine long-term outcomes of Suboxone treatment versus methadone treatment received in the START Study; To investigate study participant and treatment factors associated with post-START treatment access, utilization, and outcomes among Suboxone participants and methadone participants; To explore other correlates of long-term outcomes among START study participants.
Study Site: NETSteps, 2205 Bridge Street, Philadelphia, PA 19137
Site PI: John T. Carroll, CAC
CTN 0049: Project HOPE – Hospital Visit as Opportunity for Prevention and Engagement for HIV-infected Drug Users
Primary Aim: To evaluate the effectiveness of Patient Navigator and Contingency Management in achieving suppression of HIV viral load among substance using hospitalized HIV-infected individuals with initially unsuppressed HIV viral load.
Study Site: Division of ID & HIV Medicine, Drexel University College of Medicine, New College Building 6th Fl, Room 6314, 245N 15th Street MS 461, Philadelphia, PA 19102
Site PI: Jeffrey Jacobson, M.D.