A team of journalists at The Atlanta Journal-Constitution uncovered a nationwide phenomenon of sexual abuse in the medical community. Thousands of doctors, many still practicing, had a lurid history of sexual misconduct, their crimes hidden from the public. On this episode, we’re talking to reporter Carrie Teegardin and illustrator Richard Watkins about how they found victims of abuse all over the country and told their stories.
Looking for links to the stories, resources and events we discussed on this week’s podcast? We’ve collected them for you.
- Explore The Atlanta Journal-Constitution’s series “License to betray.”
- Learn more about how the AJC did this investigation.
- Listen to our podcast episode on the Boston Globe reporters behind the movie “Spotlight.”
- Members only: Get resources and tips on investigating doctors and health care.