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May 27, 2019

Opioid Crisis: National Institute of Justice (NIJ) Resources for First Responders

Frances Scott, a physical scientist at the National Institute of Justice (NIJ), discusses NIJ's funding for research and development, assistance to laboratories, a new working group looking at collecting and processing opioid evidence, a partnership with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to better understand the risk to first responders, and the challenges presented by the rapidly changing chemical structure of opioids on the street.

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