Alaska health researchers discussed the effectiveness of using contingency management to curb alcohol dependency in Alaska Native and American Indian communities during the Division of Behavioral Health’s Medications for Addiction Treatment Conference on Tuesday.     Southcentral Foundation Senior Researcher Dr. Jennifer Shaw discussed a recent study the foundation conducted that utilized incentives to reduce … Read more

Lindsey Kato is a Senior Consultant at Health Management Associates (HMA). Throughout her career, she has worked in the substance abuse, drug overdose, and suicide prevention fields. Most recently, she helped lead efforts to establish the National Overdose Response Strategy (ORS), a program funded by CDC and the Office of National Drug Control Policy.  Kato, … Read more