Dr. Ingrid A. Binswanger is a Senior Investigator at the Institute for Health Research and a practicing physician in Chemical Dependency Treatment Services with Kaiser Permanente Colorado. Her peer-reviewed research focuses on how to reduce the medical complications of opioid analgesic use and substance use, such as overdose. She also conducts research to reduce the morbidity and mortality of people who have been involved with the criminal justice system. Dr. Binswanger is also an Associate Professor in the Division of General Internal Medicine and an Affiliate Member of the Division of Substance Dependence at the University of Colorado School of Medicine. She also serves as a Senior Editor of the peer-reviewed journal Addiction.