PARCKA Overview

The University of Utah's Department of Internal Medicine, Divsion of Epidemiology's Program for Addiction Research, Clinical Care, Knowledge, and Advocacy (PARCKA) was founded in 2018 to improve and address access and quality of healthcare provided to persons who have addictions or who are otherwise medically vulnerable. 

PARCKA provides an interdisciplinary and interprofessional approach to addiction-related clinical care, advocacy, research, and education across the University, the local community, the state and the nation. Read more.


Latest News

Oct 05, 2020

PARCKA Publication


Several members of the PARCKA Team recently published, "Aims, Development, and Early Results of an Interdisciplinary Primary Care Initiative to Address Patient Vulnerabilities" to The American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse.... Read More

Internal Medicine