Policy and Industry

Policy and Industry

Suboxone (a medication used to treat opioid use disorder)
November 17, 2020

Despite efforts to combat the opioid epidemic over the past decades, the data shows that death rates have not significantly improved — calling for a paradigm shift in how care is delivered.

Biden and Harris stand on stage flanked by American flags
November 9, 2020

The newly elected Biden-Harris Administration has the opportunity to wield executive authority to stand up for immigrant rights and signal America’s renewed commitment to human rights.

Test tube samples in stands
November 4, 2020

A new collaboration among Boston cancer centers aims to increase minority populations’ access to the latest treatments for more equitable outcomes.

October 23, 2020

In the complex process of applying for citizenship, Boston Medical Center Health System has made one step more accessible by covering employees’ civil surgeon exams in its insurance plans.

Man in orange jumpsuit walks down prison hallway
October 5, 2020

A discussion with the medical director of the National Harm Reduction Coalition sheds light on structural failures that impact people with substance use.