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NDEWS Overview

NDEWS monitors emerging drug use trends to enable health experts, researchers, and concerned citizens across the country to respond quickly to potential outbreaks of illicit drugs such as heroin and to identify increased use of designer synthetic compounds.



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The people of NDEWS include the Coordinating Center (CC) staff at CESAR UMCP, the members of the Scientific Advisory Group (SAG), the Sentinel Community Epidemiologists, the members of the NDEWS Network, and the NIDA Project Scientist.