Drug Stories: Covering the Opioid Crisis

A conversation with Beth Macy and Travis Rieder

October 8, 2019


Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute
7th Floor Commons
20 Cooper Square, NY

Kavli Conversations on Science Communcation at NYU

Kavli Conversations are hosted by NYU’s Science, Health and Environmental Reporting Program with support from the Kavli Foundation. Events are open to the public. Webcast will begin at 6:30pm.


Beth Macy

Beth Macy is the author of the best-selling “Dopesick: Dealers, Doctors and the Drug Company that Addicted America.”

Travis Rieder

Travis Rieder of Johns Hopkins University is the author of “In Pain: A Bioethicists’s Personal Struggle with Opioids.”


Robert Lee Hotz

Robert Lee Hotz is a science writer at the Wall Street Journal and a Distinguished Writer in Residence at NYU Journalism.

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