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Q&A: Caitlin Carroll, director of public affairs at PhRMA, on the MyOldMeds safe medication disposal initiative

Sep 25th, 2017

Caitlin Carroll is director of public affairs for PhRMA and serves as the spokesperson for MyOldMeds, a campaign that seeks to educate the public about proper medication disposal. Carroll spoke with Interact for Health about how the campaign works to encourage proper medication disposal amid the opioid misu... Read More

Avondale and Northern Kentucky collaboratives selected to participate in BUILD Health Challenge

Sep 25th, 2017

Community partnerships in Avondale and Northern Kentucky have has been selected by a coalition of 12 funding organizations, including Interact for Health, to participate in the BUILD Health Challenge, a national program that strengthens multi-sector community partnerships to improve health for everyone. Avondale and Northern... Read More

Q&A: Amy Barkley, regional director Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids

Aug 14th, 2017

Amy Barkley is the regional director for the Tobacco States and Mid-Atlantic Region at the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids, which advocates for laws that prevent kids from using tobacco products, help tobacco users quit and protect people from secondhand smoke. Barkley spoke with Interact for Health about the lessons learned from her time with the Campaign.... Read More

Q&A: Rob Crane, president of the Preventing Tobacco Addiction Foundation

Jul 17th, 2017

Rob Crane is the president of the Preventing Tobacco Addiction Foundation, which works to reduce the public health effects of tobacco by focusing on prevention. Crane, a professor of family medicine at the Ohio State University, spoke with Interact for Health to discuss the successes and lessons learned from his time with the foundation.

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Q&A: Daniel Raymond, deputy director of policy and planning at the Harm Reduction Coalition

Jun 19th, 2017

Daniel Raymond is the deputy director of policy and planning at the Harm Reduction Coalition. The coalition works with communities to address the health consequences associated with drug misuse. Raymond spoke with Interact for Health about the coalition's goals and community efforts to fight the opioid misuse crisis.

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