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Joe D’Orazio: Temple EM toxicologist and media darling, talks opioid epidemic

Joe D’Orazio, Temple EM’s beloved medical toxicologist and assistant professor of emergency medicine, has quickly become Philadelphia’s go-to resource on the opioid epidemic.

Here are some of his recent features in the local media:

Are discarded hypodermic needles a public health threat?

Opioid-related hospitalizations soar in Pennsylvania

Overdose just by touching fentanyl? Highly unlikely, experts say

Faculty join city task force to fight opioid crisis

Dr. D’Orazio has also started a toxicology consultation service and suboxone clinic at Temple. He is a valuable member of the Temple EM Residency team.

Joseph D’Orazio, MD

Joseph D’Orazio, pictured, winner of Temple EM Residency Junior Faculty Teaching Award 2017

Dr. D’Orazio was also featured in the recent article:

Drinking 101: What to do when your friend’s had too much

For more Joe D’Orazio, he can be found on Twitter @dorazepam.

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