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This presentation by Elizabeth Salisbury-Afshar, director of the Center for Multi-System Solutions to the Opioid Epidemic at American Institutes for Research (AIR), offers an overview of medication-assisted treatment (MAT) for opioid-use disorders. The presentation covers addiction as a chronic medical condition, the differences among the three Food and Drug Administration (FDA)-approved opioid use disorder (OUD) treatment medications, and how harm reduction fits into management of OUD.

Using Medication for Opioid Use Disorder Treatment: Its Role in Recovery