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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 silent crisis is growing louder and louder as reproductive advocates and birth equity activists demand solutions to a decades-old issue.
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For workers in Sonoma County’s agricultural industry, wildfires have become a growing occupational hazard.
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Two architects of the effort weigh in on the promise and perils of California's bold new Medicaid program.
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Fresno was recently named one of the top 20 most extreme urban heat islands in the nation, largely attributed to a lack of green space and trees.
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Street vendors face a perilous reality, eduring attacks and robberies on the one hand, and fines, arrest and confiscation of their goods by law enforcement on the other.
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Lisa Krieger of the San Jose Mercury News, Victoria Colliver of POLITICO, and Alejandro Lazo of CalMatters on the storylines they're tracking.
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The pandemic just made these problems worse — and the inequities more glaring.
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"No going back" has been sociologist Manuel Pastor's rallying cry since the pandemic began. He now fears we're going back.
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For transparency, and the health and safety of low-income patients, we’re suing L.A. Care.
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Experts are warning that disparities in long Covid will prevail in communities of color while treatment remains inaccessible.



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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