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Peter R Chai, M.D.

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Brown University, Providence, RIBA2006History of Art and Architecture
Brown University, Providence, RIMMS2007Artificial Organs, Biomaterials and Cellular Technology
Alpert Medical School at Brown University, Providence, RIMD2010Medicine
Rhode Island Hospital/Brown University, Providence, RI2014Emergency Medicine
University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA2016Medical Toxicology

Overview
Researcher in the intersection of technology and health to improve the lives of patients, discover new spaces to develop behavioral interventions and novel methods of sensing.

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  1. K23DA044874 (CHAI, PETER R) Jun 1, 2018 - May 31, 2023
    NIH/NIDA
    Development of Ingestible Biosensors to Enhance PrEP Adherence in Substance Users
    Role: Principal Investigator

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  1. Chai PR, Zhang H, Baugh CW, Jambaulikar GD, McCabe JC, Gorman JM, Boyer EW, Landman A. Internet of Things Buttons for Real-Time Notifications in Hospital Operations: Proposal for Hospital Implementation. J Med Internet Res. 2018 Aug 10; 20(8):e251. PMID: 30097420.
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  2. Nwanaji-Enwerem JC, Cardenas A, Chai PR, Weisskopf MG, Baccarelli AA, Boyer EW. Relationships of Long-term Smoking and Moist Snuff Consumption with a DNA Methylation Age Relevant Smoking Index: An Analysis in Buccal Cells. Nicotine Tob Res. 2018 Jul 21. PMID: 30053132.
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  3. Chai PR, Hayes BD, Erickson TB, Boyer EW. Novichok agents: a historical, current, and toxicological perspective. Toxicol Commun. 2018; 2(1):45-48. PMID: 30003185.
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  4. Chai PR, Ruha AM, Wong KE, Monette DL, Spyres MB, Lapoint J, Greller H, Mycyk MB. The Virtual Toxicology Journal Club: the Dissemination and Discussion of Noteworthy Manuscripts Using Twitter. J Med Toxicol. 2018 Jun 20. PMID: 29926389.
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  5. Ouchi K, Lindvall C, Chai PR, Boyer EW. Machine Learning to Predict, Detect, and Intervene Older Adults Vulnerable for Adverse Drug Events in the Emergency Department. J Med Toxicol. 2018 Sep; 14(3):248-252. PMID: 29858745.
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  6. Carreiro S, Chai PR, Carey J, Lai J, Smelson D, Boyer EW. mHealth for the Detection and Intervention in Adolescent and Young Adult Substance Use Disorder. Curr Addict Rep. 2018 Jun; 5(2):110-119. PMID: 30148037.
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  7. Broach J, Hart A, Griswold M, Lai J, Boyer EW, Skolnik AB, Chai PR. Usability and Reliability of Smart Glasses for Secondary Triage During Mass Casualty Incidents. Proc Annu Hawaii Int Conf Syst Sci. 2018 Jan 03; 2018:1416-1422. PMID: 29398976.
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  8. Lai JT, Chapman BP, Boyle KL, Boyer EW, Chai PR. Low-energy Bluetooth for detecting real-world penetrance of bystander naloxone kits: a pilot study. Proc Annu Hawaii Int Conf Syst Sci. 2018 Jan 03; 2018:3253-3258. PMID: 29416443.
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  9. Chai PR, Carreiro S, Innes BJ, Chapman B, Schreiber KL, Edwards RR, Carrico AW, Boyer EW. Oxycodone Ingestion Patterns in Acute Fracture Pain With Digital Pills. Anesth Analg. 2017 12; 125(6):2105-2112. PMID: 29189367.
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  10. Griswold MK, Chai PR, Krotulski AJ, Friscia M, Chapman BP, Varma N, Boyer EW, Logan BK, Babu KM. A Novel Oral Fluid Assay (LC-QTOF-MS) for the Detection of Fentanyl and Clandestine Opioids in Oral Fluid After Reported Heroin Overdose. J Med Toxicol. 2017 Dec; 13(4):287-292. PMID: 28971325.
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  11. Chai PR, Boyer EW, Al-Nahhas H, Erickson TB. Toxic chemical weapons of assassination and warfare: nerve agents VX and sarin. Toxicol Commun. 2017; 1(1):21-23. PMID: 29974075.
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  12. Griswold MK, Chai PR, Krotulski AJ, Friscia M, Chapman B, Boyer EW, Logan BK, Babu KM. Self-identification of nonpharmaceutical fentanyl exposure following heroin overdose. Clin Toxicol (Phila). 2018 Jan; 56(1):37-42. PMID: 28681615.
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  13. Chai PR, Carreiro S, Ranney ML, Karanam K, Ahtisaari M, Edwards R, Schreiber KL, Ben-Ghaly L, Erickson TB, Boyer EW. Music as an Adjunct to Opioid-Based Analgesia. J Med Toxicol. 2017 Sep; 13(3):249-254. PMID: 28646359.
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  14. Griswold MK, Nordberg A, Babu KM, Boyer EW, Chai PR. Accidental copper sulfate toxicity after flame colorant ingestion. Clin Toxicol (Phila). 2017 Sep; 55(8):943-945. PMID: 28594239.
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  15. Chai PR, Bonney C, Blohm E, Boyer EW, Babu KM. Canagliflozin-associated diabetic ketoacidosis: a case report. Toxicol Commun. 2017; 1(1):2-5. PMID: 29978156.
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  16. Carreiro S, Chai PR, Carey J, Chapman B, Boyer EW. Integrating Personalized Technology in Toxicology: Sensors, Smart Glass, and Social Media Applications in Toxicology Research. J Med Toxicol. 2017 Jun; 13(2):166-172. PMID: 28405896.
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  17. Chai PR, Carreiro S, Innes BJ, Rosen RK, O'Cleirigh C, Mayer KH, Boyer EW. Digital Pills to Measure Opioid Ingestion Patterns in Emergency Department Patients With Acute Fracture Pain: A Pilot Study. J Med Internet Res. 2017 Jan 13; 19(1):e19. PMID: 28087496.
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  18. Carey JL, Nader N, Chai PR, Carreiro S, Griswold MK, Boyle KL. Drugs and Medical Devices: Adverse Events and the Impact on Women's Health. Clin Ther. 2017 Jan; 39(1):10-22. PMID: 28069260.
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  19. Hart A, Chai PR, Griswold MK, Lai JT, Boyer EW, Broach J. Acceptability and perceived utility of drone technology among emergency medical service responders and incident commanders for mass casualty incident management. Am J Disaster Med. 2017; 12(4):261-265. PMID: 29468628.
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  20. Skolnik AB, Chai PR, Dameff C, Gerkin R, Monas J, Padilla-Jones A, Curry S. Teletoxicology: Patient Assessment Using Wearable Audiovisual Streaming Technology. J Med Toxicol. 2016 Dec; 12(4):358-364. PMID: 27381429.
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  21. Chai PR. Wearable Devices and Biosensing: Future Frontiers. J Med Toxicol. 2016 12; 12(4):332-334. PMID: 27352082.
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  22. Chai PR, Hack JB. Intravenous lipid emulsion in the resuscitation of cocaine-induced cardiovascular arrest in a rat model. Am J Emerg Med. 2016 Aug; 34(8):1452-4. PMID: 27142757.
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  23. Chai PR, Rosen RK, Boyer EW. Ingestible Biosensors for Real-Time Medical Adherence Monitoring: MyTMed. Proc Annu Hawaii Int Conf Syst Sci. 2016 Jan; 2016:3416-3423. PMID: 27182206.
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  24. Chai PR, Castillo-Mancilla J, Buffkin E, Darling C, Rosen RK, Horvath KJ, Boudreaux ED, Robbins GK, Hibberd PL, Boyer EW. Utilizing an Ingestible Biosensor to Assess Real-Time Medication Adherence. J Med Toxicol. 2015 Dec; 11(4):439-44. PMID: 26245878; PMCID: PMC4675608 [Available on 12/01/16].
  25. Chai PR. Enriching the Toxicology Experience through Twitter. J Med Toxicol. 2015 Dec; 11(4):385-7. PMID: 26493395; PMCID: PMC4675603 [Available on 12/01/16].
  26. Chai PR, Babu KM, Boyer EW. The Feasibility and Acceptability of Google Glass for Teletoxicology Consults. J Med Toxicol. 2015 Sep; 11(3):283-7. PMID: 26245879; PMCID: PMC4547955.
  27. Chai PR, Wu RY, Ranney ML, Bird J, Chai S, Zink B, Porter PS. Feasibility and Acceptability of Google Glass for Emergency Department Dermatology Consultations. JAMA Dermatol. 2015 Jul; 151(7):794-6. PMID: 25874898.
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  28. Chai PR, Wu RY, Ranney ML, Porter PS, Babu KM, Boyer EW. The virtual toxicology service: wearable head-mounted devices for medical toxicology. J Med Toxicol. 2014 Dec; 10(4):382-7. PMID: 25135308; PMCID: PMC4252294.
  29. Chai P, Babu K. Toxin-induced coagulopathy. Emerg Med Clin North Am. 2014 Feb; 32(1):53-78. PMID: 24275169.
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  30. Chai PR, Bastan W, Machan J, Hack JB, Babu KM. Levamisole exposure and hematologic indices in cocaine users. Acad Emerg Med. 2011 Nov; 18(11):1141-7. PMID: 22092895.
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  31. Ranney ML, Mello MJ, Baird JB, Chai PR, Clark MA. Correlates of motorcycle helmet use among recent graduates of a motorcycle training course. Accid Anal Prev. 2010 Nov; 42(6):2057-62. PMID: 20728662.
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  32. Rago AP, Chai PR, Morgan JR. Encapsulated arrays of self-assembled microtissues: an alternative to spherical microcapsules. Tissue Eng Part A. 2009 Feb; 15(2):387-95. PMID: 19193131.
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  33. Chong E, Poh KK, Shen L, Yeh IB, Chai P. Infective endocarditis secondary to intravenous Subutex abuse. Singapore Med J. 2009 Jan; 50(1):34-42. PMID: 19224082.
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  34. Rago AP, Napolitano AP, Dean DM, Chai PR, Morgan JR. Miniaturization of an Anoikis assay using non-adhesive micromolded hydrogels. Cytotechnology. 2008 Feb; 56(2):81-90. PMID: 19002845; PMCID: PMC2259263.
  35. Napolitano AP, Chai P, Dean DM, Morgan JR. Dynamics of the self-assembly of complex cellular aggregates on micromolded nonadhesive hydrogels. Tissue Eng. 2007 Aug; 13(8):2087-94. PMID: 17518713.
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