Project Personnel Contact Information

Josiah “Jody” Rich, MD, MPH
Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology, Brown University
The Center for Health and Justice Transformation, Providence, RI
The COBRE on Opioids and Overdose
The Miriam and Rhode Island Hospitals
(401) 793-4770
JRich@Lifespan.org

Eliana Kaplowitz, BA
The Center for Health and Justice Transformation, Providence, RI
The COBRE on Opioids and Overdose
(517) 899-3127
EKaplowitz@lifespan.org

Research Assistants

Evelyn Lai
Undergraduate, Brown University School of Public Health
evelyn_lai@brown.edu

Kevin Yan
Medical Student, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Kevin.Yan@pennmedicine.upenn.edu

Kiran Ramratnam
Fourth Year Student, Phillips Academy Andover
Rhode Island School of Design Pre-College ’22
kramratnam22@andover.edu

Harry Martin
Undergraduate, Wesleyan University

Caroline Burke
Undergraduate, Smith College

Steering Committee Members

Sally Friedman, Legal Action Center 

Lauranne Howard, Rhode Island Department of Corrections 

Haley McKee, Rhode Island Substance Use Political Action Committee

Sarah Martino, Center for Health and Justice Transformation

Anna Steiner, Transitions Clinic Network

Ashley Truong, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

Jackie White Hughto, Brown University School of Public Health 

Collaborators

Shannon Mace, National Council for Mental Wellbeing

Sara Whaley, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

Brendan Saloner, John Hopkins School of Public Health 

Shelly Weizman, O‘Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law