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Q&A: Michael Betz, assistant professor at Ohio State University

Jul 16th, 2018

Michael Betz is an assistant professor in the Department of Human Sciences at Ohio State University. Betz spoke with Interact for Health about a report he co-authored, called "Taking Measure of Ohio's Opioid Crisis," that estimated opioid misuse and dependency cost Ohio between $6.6 billion to $8.8 billion in 2015. Mike Betz

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Q&A: Heather Torok, vice president for programs and strategy at the Saint Luke's Foundation

Jun 18th, 2018

Heather Torok is a vice president for programs and strategy at the Saint Luke's Foundation in Cleveland. Torok spoke with Interact for Health about how the foundation works to address health inequity. Heather Torok

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Q&A: Jessica Hembree, program and policy officer at the Health Care Foundation of Greater Kansas City

May 21st, 2018

Jessica Hembree is a program and policy officer at the Health Care Foundation of Greater Kansas City. Hembree spoke with Interact for Health about the foundation's youth tobacco prevention efforts.

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Q&A: Nancy Hale, president and CEO of Operation UNITE

Mar 26th, 2018

Nancy Hale is president and CEO of Operation UNITE, a nonprofit addressing opioid misuse through education, law enforcement and treatment. Hale spoke with Interact for Health about how the organization uses that three-pronged approach to stem the opioid misuse epidemic in Kentucky.

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Q&A: Natalie Burke, president and CEO of CommonHealth ACTION

Feb 26th, 2018

Natalie Burke is president and CEO of CommonHealth ACTION, a nonprofit that works with organizations to promote health through equitable, diverse and inclusive policies. Burke spoke with Interact about how CommonHealth ACTION helps the entities it works with make equity part of their daily practice.

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