Lunch and Learn Hosted by the UNC Opioid Student Research Group

Please join us for an upcoming event hosted by the UNC Opioid Student Research Group:

“Criminal Justice Involvement and Opioid Overdose Risk: Recent Findings”

A lunch and learn with Dr. Lauren Brinkley-Rubenstein

Monday, March 5th
11:30am-12:30pm
School of Public Health, Michael Hooker Research Center (MHRC)
Room 3100

Lauren Brinkley-Rubinstein, PhD, is an Assistant Professor of Social Medicine at UNC—Chapel Hill, as well as a core faculty member in the UNC Center for Health Equity Research. She received her PhD in Community, Research, and Action at Vanderbilt University and then completed a NIDA T32 postdoctoral fellowship at the Brown University Warren Alpert Medical School. Dr. Brinkley-Rubinstein’s research focuses on incarceration and HIV and the ways in which incarceration can impact health outcomes. Her recent work explores the impact of incarceration on overdose and the implementation of HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis programs in criminal justice settings.

For additional details please contact Natalie Blackburn, nblackbu@live.unc.edu