When a woman addicted to opioids gives birth, she usually leaves her baby behind to be cared for by nurses. However, one Connecticut hospital is rethinking that approach. This hour, we find out why with WNPR reporter Jeff Cohen.
The Butch Lewis Community Conversation takes place at Hartford Public Library on Wednesday, March 2 at 6:00 pm.
- Jeff Cohen - Reporter for WNPR
- Richard Blumenthal - U.S. Senator from Connecticut and member of the Senate Judiciary Committee
- Jamal Joseph - Writer, producer, and educator; he’s also the author of Panther Baby: A Life of Rebellion and Reinvention
John Dankosky and Chion Wolf contributed to this show.