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Resource-rich Course Website on the History of the Opioid Epidemic

October 11, 2019
Faculty Affiliate Allan Brandt has put together a remarkable course on the history of the opioid epidemic; there is now a public website where you can find student papers from that class, as well as related resources and reading lists. Professor Brandt is a member of the Justice, Health, and Democracy research team, and developed this class in part from the work of that project. We hope you will explore the website of the class,... Read more about Resource-rich Course Website on the History of the Opioid Epidemic

Mary Bassett Interviewed in the Harvard Gazette

October 9, 2019

Dr. Mary Travis Bassett, Director of the FXB Center for Health and Human Rights at the T.H. Chan School of Public Health and member of our Justice, Health, and Democracy Initiative, is interviewed today in the Gazette. Dr. Bassett discusses her upcoming Harvard-University of Michigan summit on the opioid crisis that will take place tomorrow, and the University's efforts to confront opioid use and abuse.

You can read the full interview...

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