Tag: opioid

Melissa Gibson Melissa Gibson (2 Posts)

Contributing Writer

Liberty University College of Osteopathic Medicine


Melissa Gibson attends Liberty University College of Osteopathic Medicine and is part of the class of 2020. In her free time, she can be found at the lake or hiking with friends.




The CARE Act: Massachusetts’ Bipartisan Move in the Fight Against Opioid Overdose

On the first day of my summer fellowship, I almost stepped on a used needle. The road was littered with needles and syringes, a byproduct of widespread intravenous drug usage and a physical embodiment of a much larger problem. The United States is in the midst of an epidemic that takes over 115 lives per day. The opioid crisis has risen to a level reminiscent of the AIDS epidemic that ravaged the nation in the …

Avneet Soin (3 Posts)

Writer-in-Training

Tufts University School of Medicine


Avneet Soin is a member of the Class of 2021 at Tufts University School of Medicine. She graduated from Tufts University with a degree in Biopsychology, and is a proud double Jumbo. When she's not studying, she enjoys finding new cafes with great latte art, going to concerts, and reading.