For the first time since 1990, the U.S. experienced a drop in drug overdoses in 2018 – a modest 4-5% compared to 2017.
Erin Stringfellow, MSW, PhD is an Assistant Research Professor at the Missouri Institute of Mental Health, University of Missouri, St. Louis. She works with a dedicated, passionate team to conduct evaluation and research of federally-funded opioid-related grants. She specializes in applying qualitative and systems science methods to improving outcomes for people living with addictions. Her goal is to engage communities to develop sustainable interventions and policies that support recovery from addiction.