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Welcome AHCJ’s newest members

Len Bruzzese

About Len Bruzzese

Len Bruzzese is the executive director of AHCJ and its Center for Excellence in Health Care Journalism. He also is an associate professor at the Missouri School of Journalism and serves on the executive committee of the Council of National Journalism Organizations.

Please welcome these new professional and student members to AHCJ. All new members are welcome to stop by this post’s comment section to introduce themselves.

  • Matt Parker, student, Boston University School of Medicine, Boulder, Colo.
  • Laura Broadwell, independent journalist, Brooklyn, N.Y. (@Laura_Broadwell)
  • Heather Cygan, vice president of news/managing editor, Gannett Healthcare Group, Schaumburg, Ill. (@hcygan)
  • Jennifer Garcia, independent journalist, Houston
  • Matthew Glasser, health & medical producer, KNBC, Universal City, Calif (@mediamatthew)
  • Eleanor Kennedy, reporter, Nashville Business Journal, Nashville (@NSHBizKennedy)
  • Tami Luhby, senior writer, CNN Money, New York
  • Susan Moran, independent journalist, Boulder, Colo.
  • Tom Murphy, reporter, The Associated Press, Indianapolis
  • Margery Rosen, independent journalist, New York

If you haven’t joined yet, see what member benefits you’re missing out on: Access to more than 50 journals and databases, tip sheets and articles from your colleagues on how they’ve reported stories, conferences, workshops, online training, reporting guides and more. Join AHCJ today to get a wealth of support and tools to help you.

Welcome AHCJ’s newest members

Len Bruzzese

About Len Bruzzese

Len Bruzzese is the executive director of AHCJ and its Center for Excellence in Health Care Journalism. He also is an associate professor at the Missouri School of Journalism and serves on the executive committee of the Council of National Journalism Organizations.

Please welcome these new professional and student members to AHCJ. All new members are welcome to stop by this post’s comment section to introduce themselves.

  • Colleen Gardephe, editor, MedShadow, New Rochelle, N.Y.
  • Brittney Haynes, independent journalist, Atlanta,
  • Ann Imse, editor, Colorado Public News, Morrison, Colo.
  • Caitlin Schmidt, student apprentice/reporter, University of Arizona/Arizona Daily Star, Tucson, Ariz.

If you haven’t joined yet, see what member benefits you’re missing out on: Access to more than 50 journals and databases, tip sheets and articles from your colleagues on how they’ve reported stories, conferences, workshops, online training, reporting guides and more. Join AHCJ today to get a wealth of support and tools to help you.

Welcome to AHCJ’s newest members

Len Bruzzese

About Len Bruzzese

Len Bruzzese is the executive director of AHCJ and its Center for Excellence in Health Care Journalism. He also is an associate professor at the Missouri School of Journalism and serves on the executive committee of the Council of National Journalism Organizations.

Please welcome these new professional and student members to AHCJ. All new members are welcome to stop by this post’s comment section to introduce themselves.

  • Janice Chua, student, University of California, Berkeley
  • Jamie Creason, student, University of California, Berkeley
  • Nancy DeVille, student, University of California, Berkeley; Richmond, Calif.
  • Kimberly Garcia, student, University of California, Berkeley
  • Kris Hickman, student, University of Missouri, Columbia, Mo.
  • Katie Jennings, student, Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism, Brooklyn, N.Y. (@ktjenwords)
  • Sarah Karlin, reporter, The Pink Sheet, Washington, D.C. (@sarahkarlin)
  • Samantha Liss, deputy editor, special reports, St. Louis Business Journal, St. Louis
  • Heather Mack, student, University of California, Berkeley; San Francisco
  • Marissa Miley, writer/producer, GlobalPost, Lexington, Mass.
  • Makoto Mitsui, student, University of California, Berkeley
  • Christina Moore, student, University of California, Berkeley; Oakland, Calif.
  • Tatyana Moss, student, University of California, Berkeley
  • Tiffany Neely, student
  • Alaya Levi Salley, student, University of California, Berkeley; Emeryville, Calif.
  • Lynne Shallcross, student, University of California, Berkeley
  • Marisa Taylor, student, Al Jazeera America, New York (@marisahtaylor)
  • Anirudh Veludhandi, student, University of California, Berkeley
  • Sabrina Werts, student, University of California, Berkeley
  • Yimei Wu, senior writer, University of Maryland, Ellicott City, Md.

If you haven’t joined yet, see what member benefits you’re missing out on: Access to more than 50 journals and databases, tip sheets and articles from your colleagues on how they’ve reported stories, conferences, workshops, online training, reporting guides and more. Join AHCJ today to get a wealth of support and tools to help you.

Announcing the 2014 AHCJ-Healthier Beat Health Journalism Fellows

Len Bruzzese

About Len Bruzzese

Len Bruzzese is the executive director of AHCJ and its Center for Excellence in Health Care Journalism. He also is an associate professor at the Missouri School of Journalism and serves on the executive committee of the Council of National Journalism Organizations.

Congratulations to our AHCJ-Healthier Beat fellows, who will be attending AHCJ’s annual conference, Health Journalism 2014.

This program, aimed at better training reporters in covering the health aspects of non-health beats, is supported this year by The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust. Continue reading

Announcing the 2014 AHCJ-Rhode Island Health Journalism Fellows

Len Bruzzese

About Len Bruzzese

Len Bruzzese is the executive director of AHCJ and its Center for Excellence in Health Care Journalism. He also is an associate professor at the Missouri School of Journalism and serves on the executive committee of the Council of National Journalism Organizations.

Congratulations to our AHCJ-Rhode Island Health Journalism fellows, who will be attending AHCJ’s annual conference, Health Journalism 2014.

We are able to support these fellows this year thanks to funding from the Rhode Island Foundation. Continue reading

Announcing the 2014 AHCJ-Ethnic Media Health Journalism Fellows

Len Bruzzese

About Len Bruzzese

Len Bruzzese is the executive director of AHCJ and its Center for Excellence in Health Care Journalism. He also is an associate professor at the Missouri School of Journalism and serves on the executive committee of the Council of National Journalism Organizations.

Congratulations to our AHCJ-Ethnic Media Health Journalism fellows, who will be attending AHCJ’s annual conference, Health Journalism 2014.

We are able to support these fellows this year thanks to funding from The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust. Continue reading

Announcing the 2014 AHCJ-Rural Health Journalism Fellows

Len Bruzzese

About Len Bruzzese

Len Bruzzese is the executive director of AHCJ and its Center for Excellence in Health Care Journalism. He also is an associate professor at the Missouri School of Journalism and serves on the executive committee of the Council of National Journalism Organizations.

Congratulations to our AHCJ-Rural Health Journalism fellows, who will be attending AHCJ’s annual conference, Health Journalism 2014. We are able to support these fellows this year thanks to funding from The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust. Continue reading

Welcome to AHCJ’s newest members

Len Bruzzese

About Len Bruzzese

Len Bruzzese is the executive director of AHCJ and its Center for Excellence in Health Care Journalism. He also is an associate professor at the Missouri School of Journalism and serves on the executive committee of the Council of National Journalism Organizations.

Please welcome these new professional and student members to AHCJ. All new members are welcome to stop by this post’s comment section to introduce themselves.

  • Jonathan Bor, senior editor, Health Affairs, Bethesda, Md.
  • Diana Erney, research director, Prevention Magazine, Emmaus, Pa. (@biblioto)
  • Stephanie Gibson, editor, HomeCare Magazine, Birmingham, Ala. (@SGibsonHomeCare)
  • Ellen Jan Kleinerman, independent journalist, Cleveland (@ejkleinerman)
  • Lisa Marshall, independent journalist, Estes Park, Colo.
  • Todd Neale, senior staff writer, MedPage Today, Verona, N.J. (@ToddNealeMPT)
  • Lorinda Ann Neumann, independent journalist, Brooklyn, N.Y. (@otherspoon)
  • Becky Oliver, investigative reporter, KDFW-Dallas
  • Wendell Potter, columnist, Center for Public Integrity, Washington, D.C.
  • Amanda Ramirez, anchor, producer, Univision, Smyrna, Ga. (@aramireztv)
  • Terrance Stanton, senior science writer, American Academy Orthopaedic Surgeons, Oak Park, Ill. (@stantonium)
  • Kathy Wells, associate editor, HomeCare Magazine, Birmingham, Ala. (@KWellsHC)

If you haven’t joined yet, see what member benefits you’re missing out on: Access to more than 50 journals and databases, tip sheets and articles from your colleagues on how they’ve reported stories, conferences, workshops, online training, reporting guides and more. Join AHCJ today to get a wealth of support and tools to help you.

Announcing the 2014 AHCJ-New York Health Journalism Fellows

Len Bruzzese

About Len Bruzzese

Len Bruzzese is the executive director of AHCJ and its Center for Excellence in Health Care Journalism. He also is an associate professor at the Missouri School of Journalism and serves on the executive committee of the Council of National Journalism Organizations.

Congratulations to our AHCJ-New York Health Journalism fellows, who will be attending AHCJ’s annual conference, Health Journalism 2014.

We are able to support these fellows this year thanks to funding from the New York State Health Foundation. Continue reading

Announcing the 2014 AHCJ-Missouri Health Journalism Fellows

Len Bruzzese

About Len Bruzzese

Len Bruzzese is the executive director of AHCJ and its Center for Excellence in Health Care Journalism. He also is an associate professor at the Missouri School of Journalism and serves on the executive committee of the Council of National Journalism Organizations.

Congratulations to our AHCJ-Missouri Health Journalism fellows, who will be attending AHCJ’s annual conference, Health Journalism 2014.

We were able to support these fellows this year thanks to funding from the Missouri Foundation for Health. Continue reading