This Hangout took place on June 4th, 2018.

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The panel included:

Monique Tula, Harm Reduction Coalition

Mishka Terplan, Virginia Commonwealth University

Joan Blakey, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee

Moderated by Yamini Oseguera-Bhatnagar

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Here is a list of resources for further information relating to this Hangout:

Clinical guidance regarding pregnancy and substance use:

Academic papers on substance use among women:

Other learning resources:


Random Family: Love, Drugs, Trouble, and Coming of Age in the Bronx


The Florida Project

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