Predicting the Vulnerability of New Jersey Communities to Opiate Overdoses Using People, Places & Things: A Spatial Risk Modeling Approach


The opiate crisis has directly affected many communities in New Jersey. This talk will introduce a recently started research project to develop a spatial risk model to assess how vulnerable New Jersey communities are to opiate overdoses as a function of the built environment, socio-demographic factors and integration of other data sources.

Apr 8, 2022 9:00 AM
Bloustein School Research Day - Lightning Talks
Gavin Rozzi
Gavin Rozzi
Pushing the boundaries of data, technology & public policy

Gavin Rozzi is a data scientist from New Jersey with expertise in leveraging public sector datasets, spatial data & mapping and emerging technologies to inform public policy development.