The CDC reports May 2020 through April 2021 saw the most drug overdose deaths ever recorded in a single year. These deaths put into question how effective America’s efforts to reduce drug use have been. Experts discuss the use of harm reduction services and why drug addiction is a mental health issue.
- Regina LaBelle, Initiative Director, The Addiction and Public Policy Initiative at Georgetown University
- Dr. Trent Hall, Assistant Professor of Addiction Medicine, The Ohio State University