Skip to main content.

Fellowship Story Showcase

Explore our 2230 stories.

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.

An apartment for rent in Central Los Angeles.
Part Three focuses on a city program designed to bring illegal housing units up to code and give owners a path to legalization — and how it has fallen short of expectations.
Hahnemann Hospital windows are decorated by employees as the hospital prepares to close.
This report is part of a larger project led by WHYY’s Alan Yu and Nina Feldman as part of the USC Annenberg Center for Health Journalism’s 2020 Data Fellowship.
Abbi Berry, who graduated from Los Gatos High School in 2018, speaks during a rally over sexual abuse on campus.
This story by Holly McDede, a 2021 Impact Fellow, is part of a larger project seeking to gather data and understand how often harassment and assault are reported in Californian high schools. ...
Maravilla senior living community residents gather for an Earth Day celebration in April.
After months of isolation, residents start getting together again for meals and activities, including a symbolic tree planting.
Kim Moore sits on her bed in a small unit of an unpermitted Mid-City apartment complex cited by the city in 2019.
Part Two explores the dramatic decline in city housing inspections during the pandemic — and what that has meant for tenants struggling to keep a roof over their head
(AL KAMALIZAD/LAIST)
The saga of tenants at one dilapidated Mid-City housing complex is emblematic of a citywide problem that got worse during the pandemic.
Norma Lazcano places potatoes in a bag at a food pick-up site at the Los Robles Ronald McNair Academy in East Palo Alto on May19
The pandemic challenged child nutrition leaders to rethink strategies for getting school meals to those in need.
Novel coronavirus testing has been a critical part of outbreak prevention efforts throughout Santa Barbara County.
County officials helped coordinate staffing resources and frequent testing for skilled nursing workers and residents.
Santa Barbara resident Ashleigh Shue, daughter of Joseph Richard Sizoo II, with a family photograph taken
An investigation of Santa Barbara County COVID-19 outbreaks reveals the virus’ toll in long-term care homes.
Photo credit: metamorworks, Getty Images
An action plan shared by the FDA earlier this year showed how the regulator is thinking about future regulations for AI and machine learning in healthcare. But the agency still has several big questions to address as it prepares to roll out new guidance.

Pages

Announcements

This year saw a scorcher of a summer, the hottest on record. Worse, it could be the coldest summer we’ll see in our lifetimes. In this webinar, we’ll glean lessons and insights from a yearlong Los Angeles Times investigation into extreme heat. We’ll also identify gaps in state and federal tracking efforts, and outline policy changes that could help. Sign-up here!

The USC Center for Health Journalism's Impact Funds provide reporting support — funding and mentoring — to journalists who think big and want to make a difference. 

Apply today for our National Impact Fund for reporting on health equity and health systems across the country. 

Apply today for our California Impact Fund for reporting that brings untold stories to light in the Golden State. 

CONNECT WITH THE COMMUNITY

Follow Us

Facebook


Twitter

CHJ Icon
ReportingHealth