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Justice Center Faculty Affiliate Dr. Derek Kreager discusses the Prison Inmate Networks Study

Dr. Derek Kreager spoke with Penn State News about the Prison Inmate Networks Study (PINS) which looked at the social networks of inmates and how networks influence an inmate's health. The Reentry Prison Inmate Networks Study (R-PINS) study is currently following the participants from the PINS study, looking at ties with individuals upon reentry into society. An upcoming project is also highlighted that will look at social networks in therapeutic substance abuse treatment communities. Check out the story here:

http://news.psu.edu/story/417522/2016/07/15/research/social-networks-prisons-impact-prisoner-health-and-re-entry