Nada Hassanein is a health care reporter for Stateline with a focus on inequities. Previously, she was a USA TODAY reporter focusing on environmental and health inequities. Previously, she was a social issues reporter at the Tallahassee Democrat, covering immigration, health, domestic violence and issues affecting marginalized communities. Hassanein was a 2022 Impact Fund for Reporting on Health Equity and Health Systems grantee, and before that, she was a 2019 Center for Health Journalism National Fellow and reported a project that focused on socioeconomic factors that impact children’s health disparities in Tallahassee.