At The Crossroads: One-Hour Special

Jan 11, 2015

We're wrapping up our months-long series about one of the greatest public health challenges facing Rhode Island: hepatitis C. Listen online or download our one-hour special: "At the Crossroads: The Rise of Hepatitis C and the Fight to Stop It."

Go behind the series:

And join us Thursday at 6 pm for a live public forum on the issues. Hosted by health care reporter Kristin Gourlay, and co-sponsored by the Rhode Island Public Health Institute, "Hepatitis C: Cost, Cure, and Challenge" will be broadcast live from the campus of Brown University. For more details and to RSVP, click here.

Note: This estimate includes people not typically counted by national health surveys. The CDC estimates about 3 million Americans are infected but doesn't include people who are incarcerated, on active military duty, or in nursing homes.
Credit Jake Harper / RIPR