Jillian Dirkes, MSW, LCSW

Jillian Dirkes is a licensed clinical social worker and Clinical Research Coordinator with the Duke Cancer Institute. She received her graduate training in nonprofit management and clinical social work at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Her clinical specialities include addiction and tobacco use treatment and crisis intervention in adults. Jillian now coordinates NIH-funded research on mindfulness and adaptive pharmacotherapy in tobacco use treatment and manages operations for the Duke – UNC Tobacco Treatment Specialist Certification Program.


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