Spring 2017

Document Type

Poster Session


Social Work


Professor Paula Gerstenblatt

Second Advisor

Caroline Shanti


How is race used as a tool in newspaper publications to shape public opinion of the heroin epidemic in Portland, Maine, between the years 2014-­‐2016?

How does the portrayal of the heroin user inform public policy and health care interventions?

Start Date

April 2017



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