September 9, 2019US Justice Department Data Scientists Cull Prescription and Billing Records to Fight Opioid Epidemic
A data scientist with a PhD leads a team at the Justice Department to mine opioid prescription and billing data to fuel traditional law enforcement practices. Continue reading
August 23, 2019
The public health and medical communities have aimed to curb the overprescribing of opioids – a measure that has contributed to a five percent reduction in overdose deaths (CDC, 2018). Yet, should regulation of prescription paid medicine continue to be the primary avenue in addressing the opioid epidemic? Continue reading
The Center for Safe Internet Pharmacies (CSIP)
CSIP is a nonprofit organization founded in 2011 by a diverse group of Internet service providers and technology companies to address the global problem of consumer access to illegitimate pharmaceuticals from illegal online pharmacies and other sources.