Reducing the burden of the opioid epidemic in Franklin County

Since 2018, COTS has worked with Drs. Harvey Miller and Ayaz Hyder from The Ohio State University’s Center for Urban Research and Analysis (CURA) to reduce the burden of the opioid epidemic in Franklin County using geospatial analytics, predictive modeling, and academic collaboration.

2018 - 2019:

This grant was awarded as part of the OSU Opioid Innovation Fund. 

https://news.osu.edu/news/2018/03/22/ohio-state-announces-grant-funding-for-research-into-opioid-addiction/

http://www.dispatch.com/news/20180322/eight-ohio-state-projects-get-nearly-500k-for-opioid-related-research

2019 –  present:

The grant awarded is part of the CDC’s Overdose Data to Action grant.

https://myfcph.org/opiatecrisisgrant/


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