Jan Gryczynski

Summary

Affiliation: Friends Research Institute
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Treatment entry among individuals on a waiting list for methadone maintenance
    Jan Gryczynski
    Friends Research Institute, Inc, Social Research Center, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 35:290-4. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Contexts of tobacco use and perspectives on smoking cessation among a sample of urban American Indians
    Jan Gryczynski
    Friends Research Institute FRI, Social Research Center, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 21:544-58. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Patient perspectives on choosing buprenorphine over methadone in an urban, equal-access system
    Jan Gryczynski
    Friends Research Institute, 1040 Park Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Am J Addict 22:285-91. 2013
  4. pmc African American patients seeking treatment in the public sector: characteristics of buprenorphine vs. methadone patients
    Shannon Gwin Mitchell
    Friends Research Institute, Inc, 1040 Park Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 122:55-60. 2012
  5. pmc A randomized trial of intensive outpatient (IOP) vs. standard outpatient (OP) buprenorphine treatment for African Americans
    Shannon Gwin Mitchell
    Friends Research Institute, 1020 Park Avenue, Suite 103, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 128:222-9. 2013
  6. pmc Opioid agonist treatments and heroin overdose deaths in Baltimore, Maryland, 1995-2009
    Robert P Schwartz
    Friends Research Institute, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Am J Public Health 103:917-22. 2013
  7. pmc Retention in methadone and buprenorphine treatment among African Americans
    Jan Gryczynski
    Friends Research Institute, 1040 Park Avenue, Suite 103, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 45:287-92. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Leaving buprenorphine treatment: Patients' reasons for cessation of care
    Jan Gryczynski
    Friends Research Institute, Inc, 1040 Park Avenue, Suite 103, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA Electronic address
    J Subst Abuse Treat 46:356-61. 2014
  9. pmc Screening, brief intervention, and referral to treatment (SBIRT) for substance use in a school-based program: services and outcomes
    Shannon Gwin Mitchell
    Friends Research Institute, Inc, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Am J Addict 21:S5-13. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Religiosity, heavy alcohol use, and vicarious learning networks among adolescents in the United States
    Jan Gryczynski
    Friends Research Institute, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Health Educ Behav 39:341-51. 2012

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. pmc Treatment entry among individuals on a waiting list for methadone maintenance
    Jan Gryczynski
    Friends Research Institute, Inc, Social Research Center, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 35:290-4. 2009
    ..Many methadone programs in the United States have waiting lists for care...
  2. doi request reprint Contexts of tobacco use and perspectives on smoking cessation among a sample of urban American Indians
    Jan Gryczynski
    Friends Research Institute FRI, Social Research Center, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 21:544-58. 2010
    ..Smoking cessation programs and health promotion efforts may be perceived as more relevant by the target population if they incorporate an understanding of the social and cultural facets of smoking behavior...
  3. doi request reprint Patient perspectives on choosing buprenorphine over methadone in an urban, equal-access system
    Jan Gryczynski
    Friends Research Institute, 1040 Park Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Am J Addict 22:285-91. 2013
    ..Recent policy initiatives in Baltimore City, MD significantly reduced access disparities between methadone and buprenorphine in the publicly funded treatment sector...
  4. pmc African American patients seeking treatment in the public sector: characteristics of buprenorphine vs. methadone patients
    Shannon Gwin Mitchell
    Friends Research Institute, Inc, 1040 Park Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 122:55-60. 2012
    ..This study compares the characteristics of patients entering methadone treatment vs. buprenorphine treatment to determine whether BT was attracting different types of patients...
  5. pmc A randomized trial of intensive outpatient (IOP) vs. standard outpatient (OP) buprenorphine treatment for African Americans
    Shannon Gwin Mitchell
    Friends Research Institute, 1020 Park Avenue, Suite 103, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 128:222-9. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the effectiveness of OP and IOP level counseling when provided as part of buprenorphine treatment for opioid-dependent African Americans...
  6. pmc Opioid agonist treatments and heroin overdose deaths in Baltimore, Maryland, 1995-2009
    Robert P Schwartz
    Friends Research Institute, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Am J Public Health 103:917-22. 2013
    ..We examined the association between the expansion of methadone and buprenorphine treatment and the prevalence of heroin overdose deaths in Baltimore, Maryland from 1995 to 2009...
  7. pmc Retention in methadone and buprenorphine treatment among African Americans
    Jan Gryczynski
    Friends Research Institute, 1040 Park Avenue, Suite 103, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 45:287-92. 2013
    ..These findings confirm a retention disparity between methadone and buprenorphine in this population, and suggest potential avenues for future research to enhance retention in buprenorphine treatment...
  8. doi request reprint Leaving buprenorphine treatment: Patients' reasons for cessation of care
    Jan Gryczynski
    Friends Research Institute, Inc, 1040 Park Avenue, Suite 103, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA Electronic address
    J Subst Abuse Treat 46:356-61. 2014
    ..Future research should examine patient-centered models of buprenorphine treatment that could improve retention. ..
  9. pmc Screening, brief intervention, and referral to treatment (SBIRT) for substance use in a school-based program: services and outcomes
    Shannon Gwin Mitchell
    Friends Research Institute, Inc, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Am J Addict 21:S5-13. 2012
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  10. doi request reprint Religiosity, heavy alcohol use, and vicarious learning networks among adolescents in the United States
    Jan Gryczynski
    Friends Research Institute, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Health Educ Behav 39:341-51. 2012
    ..Supplementary analyses elaborated on the role of competing and complementary normative orientations among reference groups in the social network...
  11. pmc Patterns in admission delays to outpatient methadone treatment in the United States
    Jan Gryczynski
    Friends Research Institute, 1040 Park Avenue, Suite 103, Baltimore MD 21201, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 41:431-9. 2011
    ..These findings highlight potential disparities in timely admission to outpatient methadone treatment. Implications for improving treatment access and service system monitoring are discussed...
  12. doi request reprint Interim versus standard methadone treatment: A benefit-cost analysis
    Robert P Schwartz
    Friends Research Institute, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA Electronic address
    J Subst Abuse Treat 46:306-14. 2014
    ..5 (95% CI: 0.8, 2.3), but using our conservative approach to calculating benefits, these values were not significant. ..
  13. pmc SBIRT for adolescent drug and alcohol use: current status and future directions
    Shannon Gwin Mitchell
    Friends Research Institute, Inc, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 44:463-72. 2013
    ..Randomized trials are needed that have adequate statistical power, employ longer-term follow-ups, and test the effectiveness of SBIRT for adolescents in various service delivery settings...
  14. doi request reprint Opioid agonist maintenance for probationers: patient-level predictors of treatment retention, drug use, and crime
    Jan Gryczynski
    Friends Research Institute, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    Subst Abus 33:30-9. 2012
    ..A number of patient characteristics associated with various outcomes were identified. The findings support engaging probationers in treatment and highlight patient factors that might influence outcomes...
  15. doi request reprint Challenges in public health research with American Indians and other small ethnocultural minority populations
    Jan Gryczynski
    Friends Research Institute, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 46:1363-71. 2011
    ..Many of the issues raised also apply to other small ethnocultural minority groups...
  16. doi request reprint Social norms and the relationship between cigarette use and religiosity among adolescents in the United States
    Jan Gryczynski
    Social Research Center, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Health Educ Behav 38:39-48. 2011
    ..The VLN model may be a useful tool for conceptualizing the transmission of health behavior through social learning processes...
  17. doi request reprint HIV/AIDS, substance abuse, and hepatitis prevention needs of Native Americans living in Baltimore: in their own words
    Jeannette L Johnson
    Friends Research Institute, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 19:531-44. 2007
    ..Findings from this study support the necessity for future HIV/AIDS, substance abuse, and hepatitis prevention programming for urban Native Americans...
  18. ncbi request reprint The healing forest metaphor revisited: the seen and "unseen world" of drug use
    Jan Gryczynski
    Friends Research Institute, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 42:475-84. 2007
    ..While we live in the seen world, the unseen world is alive in us. What could the unseen world be like for substance users? This is the topic of the current article...