Volberg speaks with New York Times about problem gambling among women

University of Massachusetts Epidemiology faculty Rachel Volberg

Rachel Volberg

April 28, 2017

Research Associate Professor of Epidemiology Rachel Volberg is among the gambling experts who spoke to The New York Times for a recent article examining problem gambling among women. Volberg, who researches the epidemiology of gambling, spoke about the lack of knowledge on the topic among scientists. Though problem gambling appears to be on the rise among women at or near retirement, hard numbers are difficult to find.

“There’s not much support for gambling research in the U.S.,” Volberg explained.

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