The Experts


Medication-Assisted Treatment for Opioid Use Disorder

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Episode Guide

Episode Guide

Episode Description
Opening Introduction for MAT Experts series.
Episode 1 Bryce Newberry speaks with ASU Lecturer Claire McLoone about the science of addiction.
Episode 2 Rick Christensen covers the types of medications used to treat Opioid Use Disorder.
Episode 3 Francesca Mia Gomez speaks with Sarah Fynmore, Policy Coordinator of Sonoran Prevention Works, about harm reduction principles.
Episode 4 Dr. Sara Salek, Chief Medical Officer of AHCCCS explains the role of prescription medications in the opioid epidemic.
Episode 5 Bryce Newberry speaks with Charrisa Riggs about Medication-Assisted Treatment. Charrisa explains why MAT is not just replacing one drug for another but a way to help patients get well.
Episode 6 Bryce Newberry speaks with CEO of Community Medical Services Nick Stavros. Nick explains opioid addiction affects every American.
Episode 7 Francesca Mia Gomez speaks with Dr. Luke Peterson of Banner Health about pregnancy and Opioid Use Disorder. Dr. Peterson explains why Medication-Assisted Treatment is the recommended therapy for pregnant people.
Episode 8 Francesca Mia Gomez speaks with Chandler Fire Chief Jason White. Chief White explains why naloxone, the overdose reversal drug, is changing lives.
Episode 9 Bryce Newberry speaks with Patrick Sullivan. Patrick is in active recovery from Opioid Use Disorder thanks to Medication-Assisted Treatment. Patrick explains what it took for him to move through addiction and reminds viewers that recovery is possible.
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