WSU Boonshoft School of Medicine family medicine resident receives training award in substance abuse, addiction

Inside Boonshoft ยป August 2014

Family medicine resident Lara Ilyas, M.D., was one of only two people nationwide selected to receive an STFM/NIDA Training Award in Substance Abuse and Addiction. The Society of Teachers of Family Medicine (STFM) partnered with the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) to fund the one-year, $22,000 training awards to support the development of expertise in substance abuse and addiction within academic family medicine. Ilyas will conduct an original, mentored pilot/data-gathering study in collaboration with Paul Hershberger, Ph.D., director of behavioral science and professor of family medicine; Michael Jacobson, D.O., clinical assistant professor of family medicine; and Josephine Wilson, D.D.S., Ph.D., director of Substance Abuse Resources and Disability Issues.

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