Stephen Butler
Stephen Butler, Senior Vice President/Chief Science Officer

As Chief Science Officer, Dr. Butler has been Principal Investigator on more than 35 NIH grants, including those that developed the ASI-MV, WIS Internet monitoring system, the SOAPP-R® and COMM® tools, as well as the PainCAS®. As Inflexxion's scientific lead, he supports REMS opioid surveillance, abuse deterrence evaluations, Internet monitoring activities, and clinical outcome evaluation efforts, as well as mentoring Inflexxion's grant activities. With more than 100 publications, he has joined with Dr. Budman and others to establish Inflexxion's thought leadership in key areas of addiction, pain, epidemiology, and scale development.


Dr. Butler earned his Ph.D. in psychology from Emory University, completing an internship and advanced internship at Yale Medical School. He was a National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) Fellow at Vanderbilt University's Center for Psychotherapy Research.