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Podcast: Fighting the Opioid Epidemic, with Patricia Strach

Strach is the Principle Investigator of 'Stories from Sullivan,' a Research Project Lead by the Rockefeller Institute of Government

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ALBANY, N.Y. (April 30, 2019) -- Patricia Strach is a professor of political science and public administration and policy at the University's Rockefeller College of Public Affairs & Policy and the director for policy and research at the Rockefeller Institute of Government, a public policy think tank for the 64-campus wide SUNY system.

Strach is the principle investigator of the institute's Stories from Sullivan, a series that examines how opioid misuse affects local communities and what kinds of policies could make a difference.

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