Substance Use and Stigma of Addiction

Substance Use Disorder

Substance Use Disorder - Final Cut

Dr. Avery's primary academic focus has been to examine and help develop interventions to improve clinicians’ attitudes towards patients with substance use disorders.  He is also focused on educating all physicians on how to treat individuals with co-occurring substance use disorders and mental illness.

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Upcoming Events

Naloxone Rescue Kit Training

Naloxone Rescue Kit Training

Feb 11, 2020
10:00am to 1:00pm

Cornell Club

Every day in New York City, about three people die from a drug overdose. This brief training will teach you how to recognize and reverse an opioid overdose. You will become a...
 Information Sessions: Vaping and Youth Substance Use

Information Sessions: Vaping and Youth Substance Use

Feb 26, 2020
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Helmsley Tower

Substance use among adolescents and young adults has been declining recently, excluding one substance: nicotine. In the United States, Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS)...
 Information Sessions: Vaping and Youth Substance Use

Information Sessions: Vaping and Youth Substance Use

Mar 18, 2020
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Helmsley Tower

Substance use among adolescents and young adults has been declining recently, excluding one substance: nicotine. In the United States, Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS)...
 Information Sessions: Vaping and Youth Substance Use

Information Sessions: Vaping and Youth Substance Use

Apr 20, 2020
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Helmsley Tower

Substance use among adolescents and young adults has been declining recently, excluding one substance: nicotine. In the United States, Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS)...
 Information Sessions: Vaping and Youth Substance Use

Information Sessions: Vaping and Youth Substance Use

Jun 17, 2020
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Helmsley Tower

Substance use among adolescents and young adults has been declining recently, excluding one substance: nicotine. In the United States, Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS)...