About Us

The Southern NJ MAT Center of Excellence (SNJMATCOE) is part of the New Jersey MATRx Model, funded by New Jersey FamilyCare. SNJMATCOE is a partnership between the

Cooper University Health Care Center for Healing & the NeuroMusculoskeletal Institute

at the Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine.

The Cooper Center for Healing is a multidisciplinary center within an academic university health care system spanning all levels of care including hospital-based, emergency medicine, emergency medical services, outpatient addiction & pain specialty care,

& wrap-around perinatal substance use disorder services. We strive to ensure patients with pain, substance dependence, & addiction are given evidence-based treatments

at every point of care across the Cooper University Health Care system.

The NeuroMusculoskeletal Institute is an integrated specialty center for pain management & addiction medicine within the Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine.

The physicians & clinical staff not only treat pain, but work to optimize quality of life.

Using a wide range of therapies & medical treatments, we can tailor a plan

that is unique to each patient's needs.

Together with the Northern NJ MAT Center of Excellence, we have the following

mission & vision: 

Our Mission:

Our MISSION is to increase statewide capacity to provide standard

of care treatment for patients with substance use disorder through mentoring & education; building working collaborations within the community; & conducting research & developing

novel and innovative models of service delivery.

Our Vision:

Our VISION is to end the stigma of addiction & ensure that

all people with substance use disorder have access to high-quality, evidence-based care so they may live full & satisfied lives.