Colleen Barry

Johns Hopkins School of Public Health

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Associate Chair for Research and Practice at Johns Hopkins School of Public Health

Colleen Barry on KCRW

The country is in the midst of an epidemic. Not measles or the flu, but heroin addiction.

Heroin Epidemic and the Impact of Medical Marijuana

The country is in the midst of an epidemic. Not measles or the flu, but heroin addiction.

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