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Center for Health Journalism Fellowships Posts

Here is where you'll find news about the Center for Health Journalism Fellowships program and its participants. Check back often for updates on Fellows and their work, live-blogging of our seminars, and more from our staff.

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The trauma of losing a parent is an incalculable loss for a child anywhere, but the fallout is far greater for those kids forced into institutional care.
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An Arizona journalist takes a closer look at sexual and other abuses against people with intellectual disabilities in all living settings.
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State lawmakers had thought they solved the problem by banning the use of controversial tactics by educators against children.
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A new book weaves together powerful narratives with research to illustrate the role race and racism play in perpetuating worse health.
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"Our goal as reporters is to put a name and face to these dangers — to bring the story closer to audiences so they can better grasp a complicated, abstract topic that deeply affects workers."
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Despite leading the nation in policies to address opioid addiction, the state’s progress has stalled.
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Go beyond what you have been told about all the reasons the unhoused live without homes.
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A new reporting project explores how far politics goes in separating the health of a pregnant person from that of the fetus they carry.
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Wood Island Park was the crown jewel of East Boston. Then it vanished, after the city razed the park to expand the city's airport.
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“When you look at the industry in general, it's almost being built for rich white people,” one patient advocate said. “And we're forgetting about everyone else.”



The Center for Health Journalism’s 2023 National Fellowship will provide $2,000 to $10,000 reporting grants, five months of mentoring from a veteran journalist, and a week of intensive training at USC Annenberg in Los Angeles from July 16-20. Click here for more information and the application form, due May 5.

The Center for Health Journalism’s 2023 Symposium on Domestic Violence provides reporters with a roadmap for covering this public health epidemic with nuance and sensitivity. The next session will be offered virtually on Friday, March 31. Journalists attending the symposium will be eligible to apply for a reporting grant of $2,000 to $10,000 from our Domestic Violence Impact Reporting Fund. Find more info here!


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