Our Team

Amy Bohnert, PhD, MHS

Co-Principal Investigator

The Center for Clinical Management Research, Department of Veterans Affairs, University of Michigan Department of Anesthesiology

Lewei Allison Lin, MD, MS

Co-Principal Investigator

University of Michigan Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan Addiction Center, Ann Arbor Veterans Affairs Health System

Sheba Sethi, MD

MOC Lead Physician

Areas of interest: Integrating MOUD in primary care, polysubstance use

Dan Berland, MD

MOC Consulting Physician

University of Michigan Department of Anesthesiology; Areas of interest: Pain, opioid tapers

Chris Frank, MD, PhD

MOC Consulting Physician

Michigan Medicine Family Medicine; Areas of interest: Rural health, OB/GYN and SUD

Robert McMorrow, DO, FASM

MOC Consulting Physician

MidMichigan Community Health; Areas of interest: Polysubstance use and integrating MOUD in rural settings, Hepatitis C treatment

Jonathan Morrow, MD

MOC Consulting Physician

University of Michigan Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan Addiction Center; Areas of interest: Psychiatric comorbidities

Ponni Perumalswami, MD, MSCR

MOC Consulting Physician

Michigan Medicine Internal Medicine, Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Ann Arbor Veterans Affairs Health System; Areas of interest: Expanding Hepatitis C Virus treatment capacity

Cara Poland, MD, MEd, FACP, DRASAM

MOC Consulting Physician

Medical Director of Addiction Medicine, Michigan State University, GREAT MOMs Physician; Areas of interest: Women's health, primary care, polysubstance use, rural populations

Briaa Robinson, MPH

Project Manager

bkrobins@med.umich.edu

Laura Thomas, LMSW, MPH, CCRP

Lab Manager

thlaura@med.umich.edu

Angi DeSantis, MA

Project Coordinator

amdesant@med.umich.edu

Audrey Jackson, LMSW

Project Coordinator

ahazelba@med.umich.edu

Jessie Milne, MPH

Project Coordinator

jmmilne@med.umich.edu

Melissa DeMarse, LPC, CAADC

Behavioral Health Consultant

Upper Peninsula demarsem@med.umich.edu

Tim Hudson, PhD

Behavioral Health Consultant

Northern Michigan hudsonti@med.umich.edu

Megan Collett, MSW

Behavioral Health Consultant

Western Michigan lomegan@med.umich.edu

Katrina Hernandez, MS

Behavioral Health Consultant

Central Michigan knumeric@med.umich.edu

Joanna Smith, LMSW CAADC

Behavioral Health Consultant

Southeast Michigan joasmith@med.umich.edu

Erich Avery, MSW

Behavioral Health Consultant

Wayne, Oakland, and Macomb counties erichave@med.umich.edu

Ashley Bushner, MHA

Admin Project Coordinator

asbushne@med.umich.edu

Elizabeth Tengelitsch, PhD

Senior Data Analyst

lizzyb@med.umich.edu

Katherine Baisden, MA

Data Manager

kbaisden@med.umich.edu