Dopesick: The Opioid Crisis in America and its Impact on Women with author Beth Macy

Journalist Beth Macy offers a comprehensive investigation of the opioid epidemic in America, with particular attention to the effects of the opioid crisis on women and families. Macy’s New York Times-bestselling book Dopesick: Dealers, Doctors, and the Drug Company that Addicted America (Little, Brown, 2018), also reveals stories of citizens – alarmed mothers, a country doctor, an angry nun – who brought the crisis to light in hopes of building a better future for themselves, their families, and their communities. Co- sponsored by the AQ Nursing Program.