Kentucky Injury Prevention
and Research Center

Data-Driven Multidisciplinary Approaches to Reduce Prescription Drug Abuse in Kentucky

 

The Kentucky Injury Prevention and Research Center (KIPRC), a bona fide agent for the Kentucky Department for Public Health, and housed within the University of Kentucky College of Public Health, has been awarded a $400,000 grant from the Bureau of Justice Assistance to develop data-driven multidisciplinary approaches to reduce prescription drug abuse and overdoses in Kentucky. The award is a collaborative effort between criminal justice and public health agencies to address the devastating problem of drug abuse and overdose in Kentucky. http://uknow.uky.edu/content/kentucky-awarded-grant-prescription-drug-abuse-prevention-program

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Contact information:
Svetla Slavova, PhD
Kentucky Injury Prevention and Research Center
University of Kentucky
333 Waller Ave., Suite 242
Lexington, KY 40504
Phone (859) 323-7873
ssslav2@email.uky.edu

Last Modified: January 23, 2015
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