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Scott Steiger, MD

Title(s)Associate Professor, Medicine
SchoolSchool of Medicine
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    University of WashingtonResidency2008Internal Medicine
    Washington UniversityM.D.2005
    Duke University B.S.1998Biology and History
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    Association for Medical Education and Research on Substance Abuse2016Best Workshop
    UCSF Academy of Medical Educators2015Excellence in Teaching Award
    American College of Physicians2015Fellow
    American Society of Addiction Medicine2015Fellow

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    Since growing up in southeastern Kansas, Dr. Steiger has moved all over the country for school and jobs, landing on faculty at UCSF in 2012 at the Mt. Zion campus and transitioning to the San Francisco General campus in 2016. Board-certified in both internal medicine and addiction medicine, Dr. Steiger is the Deputy Medical Director of the Opiate Treatment Outpatient Program at SF General, where he also maintains a primary care practice and attends on the inpatient medicine wards. His primary academic interest is in teaching about addiction and its treatments.

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    1. Incze MA, Steiger S. What Should I Know About Opioids? JAMA Intern Med. 2019 Jul 01; 179(7):1012. PMID: 30882852.
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    2. Freise JE, McCarthy EE, Guy M, Steiger S, Sheu L. Increasing Naloxone Co-prescription for Patients on Chronic Opioids: a Student-Led Initiative. J Gen Intern Med. 2018 06; 33(6):797-798. PMID: 29556799.
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    3. Bauer SR, Hitchner L, Harrison H, Gerstenberger J, Steiger S. Predictors of higher-risk chronic opioid prescriptions in an academic primary care setting. Subst Abus. 2016; 37(1):110-7. PMID: 26848633.
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    4. Wamsley MA, Steiger S, Julian KA, Gleason N, O'Sullivan PS, Guy M, Satterfield JM. Teaching residents screening, brief intervention, and referral to treatment (SBIRT) skills for alcohol use: Using chart-stimulated recall to assess curricular impact. Subst Abus. 2016 Jul-Sep; 37(3):419-426. PMID: 26675123.
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    5. Satre DD, Manuel JK, Larios S, Steiger S, Satterfield J. Cultural Adaptation of Screening, Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment Using Motivational Interviewing. J Addict Med. 2015 Sep-Oct; 9(5):352-7. PMID: 26428360.
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