In which Shree talks to Dr. Andrew Saxon, an addiction psychiatry specialist in the Veterans Administration Puget Sound Health Care System.
[1:02] Talking about Substance Use Disorders and his research with addiction
[4:35] Implementation efforts for addiction medicine
[6:45] Medication-Assisted Therapy for the Opioid Epidemic
[10:03] Prescription Limiting Laws and different forms of therapy
[19:00] Medical Marijuana – Yay or Nay?
[24:20] Which other drugs should be legal?
[28:10] Trends in healthcare in US
[32:15] Decoupling personal from research views
[36:25] Pursuing other interests?
[38:05] What do physicians need more of?
Books that he likes: Writings of Sigmund Freud and Interpretation of Dreams, One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest