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August 14, 2018

Sending Letters About Their Patients' Overdoses Changes Doctors' Prescribing Habits

NPR, Aug. 9, 2018
Kelly Dineen, an assistant professor specializing in health law and bioethics at Creighton University School of Law, who was not involved in the study, says she is concerned that this intervention misses part of the picture of opioid addiction. She says that when opioid prescriptions are reduced, some patients could end up resorting to using risky illicit drugs instead, because they lack support in finding addiction treatment.
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Creighton University-Arizona appoints executive director

AZ Big Media, Aug. 13, 2018
Jacqueline A. Chadwick, M.D., has assumed the position of founding executive director of the Creighton University-Arizona Health Education Alliance.
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Nigerian priest, a Creighton graduate, recounts horrors of Boko

Omaha World-Herald, Aug. 12, 2018
Ikeh, a graduate of Creighton University, serves as a missionary priest in the Diocese of Maiduguri in northeastern Nigeria. In 2015, the diocese reported that more than 5,000 Catholics had been killed and more than 10,000 children orphaned by Boko Haram.
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