People of the Injury Prevention Center
Chad Brummett, MD
Bert N. LaDu Professor of Anesthesiology, Anesthesiology, U-M Medical School
Co-Director, M-OPEN, University of Michigan
Senior Associate Chair for Research, Anesthesiology, U-M Medical School
Dr. Chad Brummett is a Professor at the University of Michigan where he serves as the Senior Associate Chair for Research. He is also the Co-Director of the Opioid Prescribing Engagement Network (OPEN) at the University of Michigan, which aims to apply a preventative approach to the opioid epidemic in the US through appropriate prescribing after surgery, dentistry, and emergency medicine.
Dr. Brummett’s research interests include predictors of acute and chronic post-surgical pain and failure to derive benefit for interventions for interventions and surgeries primarily performed to treat pain. Dr. Brummett is interested in the impact of a fibromyalgia-like or centralized pain phenotype on analgesic outcomes. He is the Co-PI of multiple NIH grants studying these concepts and receives funding from the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, SAMHSA, CDC, and multiple foundations.