Current Projects

Community Engagement

The Institute for Addiction Science at USC values coalition building, university support and resource building within our local and national communities. Currently IAS is working with SafeMed LA, an initiative within Los Angeles County to combat the opioid crisis.


The Institute for Addiction Science is working to enhance addiction related training and curriculum to the undergraduate, graduate and medical student experience. IAS is also supporting ongoing training for physicians, include x-waiver training and evaluation to enhance the utilization of medicated assisted treatment (MAT).

Data Sharing

The Institute for Addiction Science is working to create a mechanism for scientists to share their dataset repositories to further promote cross-discipline collaborations, rapid scientific inquiry and efficient use of resources to continually support cutting-edge, impactful research.