Project 4/80 Opiate Challenge

Welcome!

The video below is a documentary produced by Professor Howard and his students from Drew and Fairleigh Dickerson Universities, applying the methodology of Design Thinking to problem solve the Opioid Epidemic.

We hope you enjoy.

What People Say

Every day, more than 130 people in the United States die after overdosing on opioids.

DrugAbuse.Gov

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that the total “economic burden” of prescription opioid misuse alone in the United States is $78.5 billion a year.

DrugAbuse.Gov

Opioid overdoses increased 30 percent from July 2016 through September 2017 in 52 areas in 45 states.

DrugAbuse.Gov
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