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Medical Director, Pioneer Square Clinic
Education & Training
- MD, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL (2005–2009)
- MPH, Northwestern University The Graduate School, Evanston, IL (2009)
- Internship and Residency in Internal Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA (2009–2012)
- Chief Residency in Ambulatory Internal Medicine, University of Washington, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, WA (2012–2013)
- Phi Beta Kappa (2004)
- Alpha Omega Alpha (2009)
Research & Clinical Interests
- Addiction treatment in primary care
- Home visits in medical education
- Transitions of care
- Resident education
- Basics of primary care management
- Motivational interviewing
- Substance use treatment
- Communication for primary care providers
- Transitions of care
- Management of chronic diseases (diabetes, hypertension, cirrhosis, kidney disease, etc.)
- Treatment of substance use disorders
- Prevention and screening
- Wound care
- Bhatraju EP, Klein JW, Hall AN, Chen DR, Iles-Shih M, Tsui JI, Merrill JO. Low Dose Buprenorphine Induction With Full Agonist Overlap in Hospitalized Patients With Opioid Use Disorder: A Retrospective Cohort Study. J Addict Med. 2021 Dec 23.
- Chen J, Cabudol M, Williams EC, Merrill JO, Tsui JI, Klein JW. Perspectives on electronic portal use among patients treated with medications for opioid use disorder in primary care. J Subst Abuse Treat. 2021 Jul;126:108463.
- Logan AA, Jack HE, Darnton J, Klein JW. "It's that longitudinal relationship that pays off": A qualitative study of internal medicine residents' perspectives on learning to prescribe buprenorphine. Subst Abus. 2021;42(4):944-950.
- James JR, Scott JM, Klein JW, Jackson S, McKinney C, Novack M, Chew L, Merrill JO. Mortality After Discontinuation of Primary Care-Based Chronic Opioid Therapy for Pain: A Retrospective Cohort Study. J Gen Intern Med. 2019 Dec;34(12):2749-2755.
- Simon CB, Tsui JI, Merrill JO, Adwell A, Tamru E, Klein JW. Linking patients with buprenorphine treatment in primary care: Predictors of engagement. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2017 Dec 1;181:58-62.
- Klein JW. Pharmacotherapy for Substance Use Disorders. Med Clin North Am. 2016 Jul;100(4):891-910.