New Podcast: Harvard Tackles the Opioid Crisis in America

Opioid Crisis in America Podcast Summary


Faculty from HarvardX’s The Opioid Crisis in America recently talked about the new online course with Right Mind Media, an award-winning media group dedicated to providing the public with balanced, evidenced-based information about addiction, recovery, and mental health.

Dr. Michael Bierer, physician at Massachusetts General Hospital and assistant professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School, and Dr. Gregory Curfman, editor in chief of Harvard Health Publications and on the faculty of Harvard Medical School and the affiliated faculty of Harvard Law School, discuss the course and its goals of:

  • reducing the stigma that exists around addiction
  • helping to prevent overdose deaths
  • encouraging people to learn about the multiple pathways to treatment. 

Listen to the full podcast here.

To learn more about the 7-week, self-paced course and enroll, visit: The Opioid Crisis in America


The Opioid Crisis in America