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Publication – Opioid Crisis in Iowa

Understanding the Opioid Crisis in Rural and Urban Iowa. 2019. Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, SOC 3088. By David Peters, Peter Miller, and Andrew Hochstetler. Key Findings Iowa opioid deaths are low and stable compared to surrounding states. Prescription opioid deaths falling, but synthetic and heroin deaths rising. Metropolitan and micropolitan Iowa have the … Continue reading Publication – Opioid Crisis in Iowa

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Presentation – Iowa Dept. of Public Health on 12/6/2018

The Opioid Hydra: Heterogeneity in Opioid-Use Disorder Mortality and Implications for Public Health. Presented by David Peters and Shannon Monnat on December 6, 2018 to the State Epidemiological Workgroup, Iowa Department of Public Health.

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News – Launch of USDA Rural Opioids Project

Predicting, preventing spread of opioid epidemic in rural and micropolitan areas. News Release, ISU News Service, August 22, 2018. https://www.news.iastate.edu/news/2018/08/22/opioidepidemic