In the Press

ARI’s Associate Director of Policy and Community Impact, Air Britt was featured in the national campaign, ‘Start with Hope,’ from Ad Council, CDC, National Council for Mental Wellbeing and Shatterproof.

Addiction Research Institute, CLEAN Cause Foundation awarded $1 million grant to improve recovery housing | The Daily Texan | April 11, 2023

Increasing Housing for Addiction Recovery Is Focus of New Program | UT News | May 23, 2023

CLEAN Cause Foundation and UT Steve Hicks School of Social Work Awarded Grant from FIRST Fund | School of Social Work | March 22, 2023

New Texas overdose tracker app fills gaps in state data and response | Spectrum News 1 | Jan. 25, 2023
Tracking Overdoses: App helps identify overdoses in community | KXAN | Jan. 5, 2023
Hays County Sheriff’s Office to expand overdose tracking efforts | KXAN | Sep. 12, 2022

In the U.S., A New Approach to Counting Overdoses | UnDark | Aug. 17, 2022
UT Austin now tracking drug overdoses in Texas | Fox 44 News | Jul. 21, 2022
San Antonio community organizations help state researchers track non-fatal overdoses | KSAT
Jul. 21, 2022
Texas Overdose Tracking Project Aims to Improve Data to Save Lives | Filter Mag | Jul. 14, 2022
UT researchers are gathering data to prevent drug overdoses in Texas | Texas Standard | July 11, 2022
Texas’ fentanyl Problem is far worse than we know, UT is discovering how bad | Dallas Morning News | July 7, 2022

With national data on drug overdoses lacking, University of Texas project looks to help provide a solution | The Texas Tribune | July 5, 2022
How a data and community driven platform can improve drug overdose response | mobihealthnews | Feb. 3, 2022
New Texas overdose tracking system expected to reduce number of deaths | News for San Antonio | Dec. 16, 2021

UT Austin researchers are creating a statewide system to track drug overdoses | KUT, Austin’s NPR News Station | Dec. 3, 2021
UT schools launch first digital platform to track drug overdoses in Texas | KVUE | Dec. 3, 2021
First Digital Platform to Track and Prevent Drug Overdoses in Texas Launches | UT News | Dec. 2, 2021
Groundbreaking research wins the inaugural Google Cloud Customer Award | Steve Hicks School of Social Work | Oct. 20, 2021