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Jeanmarie Perrone

Jeanmarie Perrone, MD, Director

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Jeanmarie Perrone is a Professor in the Department of Emergency Medicine, the Director of the Division of Medical Toxicology and the founding Director of the Penn Center for Addiction Medicine and Policy.  Dr. Perrone has led multiple initiatives in opioid stewardship and leads a program for the ED treatment of Opioid Use Disorder (OUD).  Dr. Perrone has served on numerous national task forces and advisory committees with the CDC and FDA addressing judicious opioid use and has advocated at the state and national level for harm reduction and ED treatment for OUD.  Dr. Perrone has been featured in prominent media including the New York Times, National Public Radio, Freakonomics and USA Today and has published in the New England Journal of Medicine and JAMA . She has won numerous awards for education and mentorship and is boarded in emergency medicine, medical toxicology and addiction medicine.