The list below includes press releases, articles, and interviews of the Northeast Node, organized by project.

NH Fentanyl HotSpot: Phases I and II


National Drug Early Warning System Coordinating Center (October 2016). NDEWS New Hampshire HotSpot Report: The Increase in Fentanyl Overdoses.


Geisel Insider (August 2017). Hotspot Study Shines New Light on the Granite State’s Opioid Crisis. By Susan Green. 

Boston Globe (July 2017). N.E. Fentanyl Deaths “Like no other epidemic”. By Brian MacQuarrie. 

All Things Considered, National Public Radio. (July 2017). Opioid Users Share Their Stories with Dartmouth Researchers. By Peter Biello. (June 2017). What Factors Led New Hampshire to be Ground Zero for the Opioid Crisis? By Kyle Plantz. 

U.S. News and World Reports. (June 2017). New Hampshire: Ground Zero for Opioids. By Casey Leins.

Associated Press (May 2017). Conference explores role of science in opioid crisis. By Holly Ramer. 

Valley News (May 2017). At Dartmouth Forum, Speakers Get Glimpse into the Worlds of Opioid Users and First Responders. By Nora Doyle-Burr.

New Hampshire Public Radio (May 2017). Discussion at Dartmouth Highlights Challenges in Opioid Crisis. By Britta Greene. 

WMUR (ABC – Ch 9) (May 2017). Researchers Call for Scientific Approach to Dealing with Drug Crisis. By Tim Callery. 

WPTZ, (NBC – Ch 5) (May 2017). NH Representative Annie Kuster, NH Health Professionals Discuss Tackling Opioid Crisis. By Helena Battipaglia. 

Dartmouth News. (May 2017). US Representative Kuster (’78) Joins Opioid Crisis Talks at Dartmouth. By Bill Platt.

Kuster Press Release. (May 2017). Kuster Joins Regional and National Leaders at Dartmouth College to Discuss Opioid Crisis. 

Shaheen Press Release. (May 2017). In visit to Catholic Medical Center, Shaheen Highlights Devastating impact ACA Repeal and Trump Budget Would Have on NH’s Efforts to Fight Opioid Epidemic.

Geisel NewsCenter (March 2017). Marsch Testifies Before the U.S. House Bipartisan Heroin Task Force. By Susan Green. 

Kuster Press Release (February 2017). Kuster Hears from New Hampshire Researcher on Impact of Fentanyl. 

C-SPAN (February 2017). Health Care Advocates Testify on Synthetic Opioids.