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Becoming a Rural Health Researcher

Amanda Burgess, MPPM, Research Associate in the USM Muskie School's Maine Rural Health Research Center, talks about becoming a rural health researcher and her research interests. This short youtube video was produced by the Rural Health Research Gateway.
Career & Technical Education

Career Technical Education- MEPRI Research Cited in Educate Maine Policy Brief

Career Technical Education- MEPRI Research Cited in Educate Maine Policy Brief

Maine's Learning Technology Initiative MEPRI Researchers Cited on Maine Public

Maine's Learning Technology Initiative MEPRI Researchers Cited on Maine Public

MEPRI Researcher Quoted in The Hechinger Report Series

MEPRI Researcher Quoted in The Hechinger Report Series
Pious Ali with his award

Pious Ali Receives Award for Excellence

Pious Ali was awarded the Gerda Haas Award for Excellence in Holocaust and Human Rights Education and Leadership on June 11, 2017.

Prevention of Drug Use and Treatment of Drug Use Disorders in Rural Settings

John Gale, Research Associate at the Maine Rural Health Research Center, participated in the development of the United Nations Office of Drugs and Crime's Guide entitled, Prevention of Drug Use and Treatment of Drug Use Disorders in Rural Areas. The Guide serves as an awareness-raising tool and guidance for policymakers, public health officials, local authorities and other stakeholders in dealing with substance use issues in rural settings in their respective countries. It lays out a policy framework as well as a system-level assessment, and supplies information on planning and implementation of both prevention and treatment strategies for rural settings. The Guide also provides an understanding of several key economic and social disparities driving rural substance use and the barriers to treatment experienced by rural people with substance use disorders.
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Report published: Special Education & CTE - Implications of Proficiency-based Diploma Policy in Maine

Special Education & CTE - Proficiency-based Diploma System report released
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MEPRI Briefing for ME Legislature's Education Committee - Special Education & CTEs

MEPRI briefing: Impacts of Maine's proficiency-based diploma law on Special Education and CTE.
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Maine Legislature's Social Impact Task Force Report Published

Maine Legislature's Social Impact Task Force Report Published

Erika Ziller Published in Maine Health Access Foundation

Erika Ziller has just published a research brief with Barbara Leonard at the Maine Health Access Foundation (MeHAF).

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