Dr. Ingrid Binswanger
Ingrid A. Binswanger, MD, MPH, MS is an Associate Professor of Medicine in the Division of General Internal Medicine and an affiliated member of the Division of Substance Dependence at the University of Colorado School of Medicine. She is also a Visiting Fellow at the Bureau of Justice Statistics. She received an MS at the University of California, Berkeley and an MD from the University of California, San Francisco, where she also completed a Primary Care Internal Medicine Residency. She received her MPH during fellowship training in the Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program at the University of Washington. Her research has been published in the New England Journal of Medicine and other leading medical journals. In 2011, she was honored with the New Investigator/Educator award from the Association for Medical Education and Substance Abuse. The focus of her research has been on preventing medical complications of drug use, such as overdose and death, in high risk populations. In particular, her goal is to improve health outcomes among individuals involved with the criminal justice system.