New Jersey’s Heroin Crisis: Is Narcan Helping?

The following policy memorandum seeks to encourage local, state, and federal lawmakers in New Jersey to implement legislative changes to the current medical practice surrounding the prescription of opioid medications. The memorandum has been generated due to New Jersey’s increase in heroin overdose deaths despite the wide distribution and use of Narcan, the opioid overdose… Read More New Jersey’s Heroin Crisis: Is Narcan Helping?

Possibly The Next Two Camdens In New Jersey

In November of 2014, the Wall Street Journal highlighted the growing number of impoverished residents in New Jersey. The article relied on statistics from the U.S. Census Bureau, which made special note of acute areas of poverty in the counties of Cumberland and Hudson. As New Jersey’s overall poverty rate has grown, it makes sense that… Read More Possibly The Next Two Camdens In New Jersey

Research Presentation to the Fifth Legislative District of New jersey

After taking a hiatus from research during final exams, I am ready to share another post. Today at 2pm I will be sharing my research and recommendations with the Fifth Legislative District of New Jersey. Maybe some of these recommendations can influence the legislative process! My report is below: Research Presentation to the 5th Legislative… Read More Research Presentation to the Fifth Legislative District of New jersey