Benjamin Cocchiaro, MD, MPH

Benjamin Cocchiaro, MD, MPH
Adjunct Fellow

Family and Community Medicine

Public Health Interests

HIV/AIDS, Homelessness, Social Determinants of Health, Substance Abuse

Current Public-Health Related Activities

Serving on the board of Prevention Point Philadelphia for the last five years, Ben Cocchiaro witnessed firsthand the mounting devastation of the overdose epidemic. Subsequently serving on the Mayor's Taskforce to Combat the Opioid Epidemic and within the Philadelphia Opiate Harm Reduction Collective, he continued working to stop the deaths while simultaneously trying to strike the roots of the epidemic.