Research Lead & Contributing Writer
Harm Reduction and Involuntary Commitment
Katie McCreedy is pursuing an accelerated B.S. in Health Science & Master’s in Public Health at Northeastern University and is applying to medical school. At the Lab, she led Changing the Narrative quantitative media analysis projects and conducts literature reviews. She specializes in translating research into engaging advocacy tools. She is clinically experienced as a patient care technician, medical assistant, and health science journalist. She serves on the leadership council for Northeastern’s Peer Health Exchange and was a youth education researcher for the MDPH. Her interests include harm reduction policies and reducing the stigma surrounding the overdose crisis.