Hooked Rx: From Prescription to Addiction
Jan. 10, 2017
“Hooked Rx: From Prescription to Addiction,” is a 30-minute investigative report on the alarming rise in prescription opioid abuse. The documentary will air on 30 broadcast TV stations and 97 of the state’s radio stations on one night. More than 100 students at ASU’s Cronkite school of Journalism and Mass Communication participated in the making of the documentary. We’ll talk to Doug Coleman, special agent in charge at the Phoenix bureau of the DEA, Peggy Chase, president and CEO of Terros Health, an addiction recovery organization, and a student at ASU’s Cronkite School of Journalism who was involved in making the documentary.