The Great Lakes Addiction Technology Transfer Center (Great Lakes ATTC) is located at the University of Wisconsin-Madison Center for Health Enhancement Systems Studies.
We are funded by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) to help people and organizations implement effective practices for substance use disorder treatment and recovery serivces.
We serve Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, and Wisconsin (Health & Human Services Region 5).
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The Center for Health Enhancement Systems Studies (CHESS) is a multi-discciplinary research center based at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. We collaborate with a wide range of disciplines including industrial and systems engineering, addiction medicine, and population health. NIATx, a project of CHESS, uses process improvement and organizational change techniques to increase access to health care and facilitate implementation of evidence-based practices.