Public Health

SANDAG conducts research and evaluates the effectiveness of public health programs in the San Diego region. 

Recent Public Health Projects  

North County Drug Court Vivitrol 

SANDAG evaluated a pilot project involving Vivitrol, a medication that inhibits a person with substance use disorder from experiencing the high that comes from opiate use. 

Enhancing Treatment in a Drug Court Setting: An Evaluation of San Diego County's Pilot Vivitrol Project - CJ Bulletin July 2014

For questions regarding any of these projects, please contact Octavio Rodriguez Ferreira, SANDAG Principal research Analyst, at 619.595.5342 or  


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