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‘Kentucky Tonight’ discusses child abuse and neglect


‘Kentucky Tonight’ discusses child abuse and neglect

For Release: 02/06/23 9:15 AM

On Kentucky Tonight, airing Monday, Feb. 6, at 8/7 pm, Renee Shaw hosts a discussion about child abuse and neglect. Scheduled guests include:

• State Sen. Julie Raque Adams, a Republican from Louisville and Senate Majority Caucus Chair
• Shannon Moody, chief officer of strategic initiatives for Kentucky Youth Advocates
• Heather Wagers, Office of Trafficking and Abuse Prevention and Prosecution in the Kentucky Attorney General’s Office
• Melissa L. Currie, M.D., chief of Norton Children’s Pediatric Protection Specialists and a professor of pediatrics at the University of Louisville School of Medicine

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Elizabeth Greenfield
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