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As part of the Center for Health Journalism Fellowship, journalists work with a senior fellow to develop a special project. Recent projects have examined health disparities by ZIP code in the San Francisco Bay Area, anxiety disorders and depression in the Hispanic immigrant community in Washington state, and the importance of foreign-born doctors to health care in rural communities.

A Florida sheriff created a futuristic program to stop crime before it happens. It monitors and harasses families across the county.
This story was produced as a joint project led by Nathan O'Neal and Colton Shone, participants in the 2020 National Fellowship, that cover the variety of circumstances that contribute to health disparities in the Navajo Natio...
This story was produced as a joint project led by Nathan O'Neal and Colton Shone, participants in the 2020 National Fellowship, a program of USC Annenberg's Center for Health Journalism.  
Ritu Marwah
This story was produced as part of a larger project led by Ritu Marwah, a participant in the 2020 California Fellowship. 
The San Diego Office of the California Department of Public Health
The trend raises new concerns that regulators aren’t policing the industry enough during a crisis.
San Luis Obispo Tribune reporters Lindsey Holden and Cassandra Garibay joined Jose Guzman at KTAS Telemundo in Santa Maria to discuss their upcoming investigative series on substandard housing conditions in SLO county.
Substance abuse complicating COVID-19 fight on Navajo Nation |
Gerald Chee isn't shy about his battles with substance abuse. Chee, who lives on the Navajo Nation, said he believes he got COVID-19 while partying with others.
Photojournalist Jonathan Dineyazhe (Aug. 24, 2020)
As the Navajo Nation continues its fight against COVID-19, chronic substance abuse is complicating the effort.
Photo Credit : Getty Images
Children haven’t been spared from the racism that Asian Americans have faced since the start of the coronavirus pandemic.
Lilian Ansari of Oakland with her husband Saied, daughter Atrina, 11, and son Ardalon, 15, on vacation before the pandemic. Life
Like thousands of parents across California and beyond who are caring for children with physical, behavioral and developmental conditions, the Ansaris rely on a small army of teachers, therapists, nurses and other caregivers to get through the week.



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