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MHLP Faculty Receive CDC $2.25 million Grant to Fund Opioid Epidemic Research

MHLP Faculty Receive CDC $2.25 million Grant to Fund
Opioid Epidemic Research

In collaboration with Cambridge Health Alliance (CHA) and the Agency for Community Treatment Services (ACTS), Drs. Kathleen Moore (Co-PI), Holly Hills (Co-I), Khary Rigg (Co-I) and Ms.Amanda Sharp (Graduate Research Assistant) in the Department of Mental Health Law & Policy received a three-year $2.25 million Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) grant to examine novel ways to reduce opioid overdose deaths. Dr. Zev Schuman-Olivier (Co-PI) from Cambridge Health Alliance (CHA) has conducted pilot studies of a technology-based mobile device application called MySafeRx. Read more...