Zachary Meisel Wins $2.1 Million PCORI Funding Award

36-Month Study to Focus on Opioid Risk Communications in Clinical Settings

By Hoag Levins July 26, 2016

National epidemic

Physician-patient communication

Unsettled question

“We are the first major grant I know of that is looking at the role of storytelling as a potential way to enhance risk communications with patients around the tricky issue of pain management. If we can show that it makes a difference, then you could apply it to many other different conditions and diseases.”

Zachary Meisel, MD