Indiana University President Michael A. McRobbie has announced IU's commitment to invest $50 million to collaborate with community partners to prevent and reduce addictions in Indiana.
Announced alongside Indiana Gov. Eric J. Holcomb and IU Health President and CEO Dennis Murphy, the initiative -- Responding to the Addictions Crisis -- is part of IU's bicentennial Grand Challenges Program.
Utilizing IU's seven campuses across the state, and in partnership with state officials, IU Health, Eskenazi Health and others, this statewide initiative is one of the nation's largest and most comprehensive state-based responses to the opioid addiction crisis -- and the largest led by a university. Read more at News at IU.