Commonwealth Health scholars deliver presentation on substance abuse in northeastern Pennsylvania
2017 Sep 21
On Sept. 14, two members of Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine's MD Class of 2020 delivered a presentation on mental health and substance use disorders in northeastern Pennsylvania. The region is among the top 15 areas for drug-related deaths in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. The students, Stephanie Amendola of Mountain Top and Shane Zeshonski of Archbald, assessed the scope of the problem and described potential interventions. Both students are recipients of the Commonwealth Health Future Physician Scholarship.