Episode 84

Pregnancy in Prison

May 23, 2017
  • Reproductive Health
  • Children & Families
  • Criminal Justice
  • Health Care Delivery
Assistant Professor of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine; and Assistant Professor of Health, Behavior and Society, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

Quality of healthcare for women in jail varies widely, but it is the only place in the U.S. where they have a legal right to it. Professor Carolyn Sufrin outlines the policies that led to the contradictory system and suggests ways to move forward.

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