We are enrolling children ages 12-17 and their parents in this research study. The purpose of this study is to learn about knowledge about e-cigarettes, vaping, the risk of using these devices, as well as parents awareness about their children's status for using these devices. Read More
-Children ages 12-17 their accompanying parent or guardian.
-Currently receiving care at the Emergency Department at Oishei Children's Hospital.
-Must have a grade 6 English reading level.
Patients who use cannabis on a regular basis may be at a greater risk for sedation-related complications. In our dental sedation suite, we routinely sedate patients for oral surgery three days per week. We have recently noted an increase in patients who use cannabis regularly. This study will gather self-reported cannabis use history via a questionnaire, and analyze sedation records to assess cannabis use's effect on sedation. Read More
-18 or greater years of age and report to our oral surgery clinic for treatment.
-Able to consent to their own medical treatment.
-Willing to sign informed consent and complete the questionnaire.
-Able to comprehend the content of the questionnaire and consent form in English.
This study enrolls pregnant women who smoke cigarettes. The purpose of this study is to learn what types of smoking cessation (quit smoking) programs help women quit while also supporting breastfeeding. Read More
Adult women, ages 18+.
Currently pregnant (at 29 weeks of pregnancy or earlier).
Have smoked 1+ cigarettes per day in the past week.
Must enroll with a family support person (a partner or family member). This person must have a close relationship and frequent contacts with the pregnant woman and be willing to support breastfeeding.
We are looking for adults in romantic relationships whose partners drink alcohol. This interview study is being done to learn more about the ways that individuals may interact with their romantic partners regarding their partner’s drinking. Participation involves a brief online questionnaire and a one-time individual or group interview conducted by phone or online video conference. Interviews will last approximately 90 minutes, and participants will be compensated with a $40 gift card. Read More
Adults ages 18+
In a romantic relationship
Living with your spouse/partner
Your partner drinks alcohol
We are looking for pregnant and parenting mothers in treatment for substance abuse who may have experienced traumatic stress. We are offering a 6-week parenting educational support group with other pregnant and parenting moms of children ages 0-5. The purpose of this study is to find out how helpful this support group program is. Topics of the support group include: getting the support you need as a parent in recovery Read More
Pregnant and parenting mothers of children ages 0-5 in treatment for substance abuse who may have experienced traumatic stress. Participants must reside at Madonna House or Lighthouse residential treatment facilities.
This research study is a part of a larger project that aims to train physicians, nurse practitioners (NPs), and physician assistants (PAs) in prescribing buprenorphine, a medication that is used to treat patients with opioid use disorders. This research study aims to gather information to better understand knowledge, attitudes and perceived barriers regarding buprenorphine for medication assisted treatment (MAT) in New York State. Read More
NPs and PAs who practice in New York State and have received or are eligible to receive a waiver to prescribe buprenorphine
This research study is a part of a larger project that aims to train physicians in prescribing buprenorphine, a medication that is used to treat patients with opioid use disorders. This research study aims to gather information to better understand knowledge, attitudes and perceived barriers regarding buprenorphine for medication assisted treatment (MAT) in New York State. Read More
Physicians who practice in New York State and have received a waiver to prescribe buprenorphine
The purpose of this study is to provide feedback to each individual campus and to OASAS as to the prevalence of high-risk alcohol and substance use, substance use problems, and factors that predict high-risk drinking on these campuses and to track changes over time. Read More
Current students enrolled at one of the 20 SUNY campuses participating in the SUNY/OASAS prevention initiative.
Eligible participants from 20 campuses will receive an invitation to participate.
We are looking for pregnant women who are interested in quitting smoking for a research study. The purpose of this study is to see if our program will help mothers quit smoking and improve the health of mothers and their babies. Read More
Pregnant women age 18-39.
Less than 20 weeks pregnant.
Smoke 1 or more cigarettes per day.
Willing to try to quit smoking.
This study enrolls babies with neonatal opioid withdrawal syndrome (NOWS). The purpose of this study is to learn about how babies with this syndrome grow and develop. This will help us learn the best way to care for babies with NOWS. Read More
Infants born at 36 weeks gestation or greater
Managed for NOWS at Oishei Children's Hospital