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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Pharmacogenetic Study of Opioid Agonist Treatments in MVP
Principal Investigator:

Kyle M. Kampman

Location: Philadelphia, PA
Congressional District Code: 3
Research Service: Clinical Science R&D
Project Period: April 2019 - March 2022
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $139,767
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


1. Objectives: In the US, opioids are widely used for maintenance treatment of opioid use disorder (OUD) and to manage acute and chronic pain. Over the past three decades, efforts to treat pain aggressively in the absence of objective markers to guide opioid prescribing have led to a quadrupling of opioid prescriptions, an epidemic of opioid misuse and abuse, and a tripling of the overdose death rate in the general population and among Veterans. The overarching objective of this proposal is...

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