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Substance Misuse

Mission

The mission of the Substance Misuse Community of Scholars is to lead efforts to mitigate the consequences of the opioid crisis and substance misuse issues in Tennessee through collaboration with faculty from multiple disciplines across the UT Knoxville campus, the UT System, and within our Tennessee communities. The goal of this Community of Scholars is to utilize the various experts and resources available at UT to conduct research and foster faculty and community engagement to rebuild the areas of our state that have been disproportionately affected by the recent increase in substance misuse related problems.

Meetings

There are currently no meetings scheduled. Please check back for future events.

Substance Misuse Community of Scholars November 2020 Newsletter

Substance Misuse Community of Scholars September 2020 Newsletter

Contact

Jennifer Tourville

Events

Thursday, February 17, 12-1:30 p.m. (Student Union, Room 362 A/B)

Join the Substance Misuse Community of Scholars for Healthy Living & Substance Misuse: 4-H Youth Perspectives, a discussion with Tennessee 4-H members to hear their perspectives on healthy living and the 4-H Health Rocks! program (a youth substance misuse prevention program). UT System President Randy Boyd will offer opening remarks. Lunch will be provided.

Please click here to register.

News and events for the Substance Misuse Community of Scholars.