Jeremiah Lindemann

Fellow, Public Interest Technology

Jeremiah Lindemann is a Public Interest Technology Fellow at New America. He has over 16 years of working in the geospatial industry and works with Esri assisting local governments in their use of GIS. 

His passion that lead him to New America is mapping the opioid epidemic. Having been personally impacted by the epidemic, the need to be more transparent with data and using it to tell stories he sees as instrumental in communities tackling the epidemic.  He lives in Colorado with his wife and two daughters.

All Work

PUBLIC INTEREST TECHNOLOGY
New Film and Map Highlight the Importance of Naloxone

While most Americans are familiar with the devastating effects of opioids, many are not familiar with a potential savior, naloxone.


Breaking the Stigma Around the Opioid Epidemic

What my brother's death revealed about how we might change the crippling narrative around addiction to the drug.


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This heartbreaking opioid overdose map is putting hundreds of human faces on an epidemic

Jeremiah Lindemann was featured in an article in Fast Company.


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Open Data and Overdose Mapping Techniques

As local governments confront the opioid epidemic, it is rare to see data mapped. Why is there resistance to sharing information?


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Oakland County, Michigan Using Data and Maps to Help Understand and Combat the Opioid Epidemic

Counties are afraid that sharing data will paint certain communities in a bad light, but Oakland County sees this as a proactive step.


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Fayetteville to participate in national opioid abuse project

Jeremiah Lindemann was featured in an article in the Fayetteville Observer.


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‘Opioid Mapping Initiative’ Shows Impact of National Crisis, Fosters Collaboration

Jeremiah Lindemann was featured in an article on GovTech.


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How an Opioid Overdose Map Helps Grieving Families

Jeremiah Lindemann was featured in an article on The Fix.


PUBLIC INTEREST TECHNOLOGY
Launching the Opioid Mapping Initiative

Overdoses due to the opioid epidemic are now the leading cause of death for people under 50 years old, but stigma prevails.


PUBLIC INTEREST TECHNOLOGY
The Faces of Americans Who Died From Opioid Overdoses

Jeremiah Lindemann was featured in a Vice article.


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Why Data About the Opioid Epidemic Is So Unreliable

Jeremiah Lindemann wrote for Slate's Future Tense about the use of data in fighting the opioid epidemic.