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News

Fear of being arrested still undercuts an Indiana law that shields anyone who administers naloxone from criminal charges, according to a survey conducted by two researchers at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis. Naloxone is a lifesaving emergency antidote for opioid overdose.

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The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) announced a free CE program providing CME credits for physicians and ANCC Nurse contact hours as well. This activity is intended for primary care clinicians, nurses, and other clinicians prescribing opioids for chronic pain outside of active cancer treatment, palliative care, and end-of-life care.

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Events

MHA Students Compete in the IUPUI Regatta

Saturday, September 23, 2017

9:00 AM4:00 PM

The IUPUI Regatta is annual canoe relay race on the Indianapolis canal that creates student scholarships. 

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

5:30 PM

The Indiana University Alumni Association invites you to a happy hour in celeration of the Richard M. Fairbanks School of Public Health's five year anniversary. 
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Stories

Jazmin Jones

Jazmin Jones

Most students around the IUPUI campus have probably met Jazmin Jones. Many see her on campus and think, "I know her."

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Ben Gonzales smiling at a friend

Ben Gonzales

Master of Public Health student Ben Gonzales discusses his continuing recovery from substance abuse and how he is now helping others recover as well.

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Public Health Corps

Public Health Corps

Student volunteers in the Public Health Corps in the Fairbanks School of Public Health don't just learn about health issues affecting Indiana; they actually work on them. Here are three of their stories.

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