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HotSpot Study Shines New Light on the Granite State’s Opioid Crisis

HotSpot Study Shines New Light on the Granite State’s Opioid Crisis

Geisel researchers take a close look at New Hampshire’s complex opioid epidemic, and one city’s novel response.

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Marsch Testifies Before the U.S. House Bipartisan Heroin Task Force

In a briefing to the House Bipartisan Heroin Task Force, Geisel professor Lisa Marsch, PhD, Principal Investigator of the Northeast Node of the National Drug Abuse (NIDA) Clinical Trials Network, presented data from her NIDA-funded New Hampshire Hot Spot Study on heroin and synthetic drug use.

Christine Taylor is one of the volunteer cuddlers in the Geisel/CHaD project that developed a new model of care for in utero opioid-exposed and Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome-affected newborns. Photo by Mark Washburn.

AAMC Award for Geisel and CHaD Project to Improve Care of Opioid-Exposed Newborns

A team of Geisel faculty, students, and pediatric staff at Children’s Hospital at Dartmouth-Hitchcock received a Clinical Care Innovation Challenge Award from the Association of American Medical Colleges for creating a new model of care for in utero opioid-exposed and Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome-affected newborns.

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