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Newly named NYT editor spoke to AHCJ about health coverage

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Pia Christensen (@AHCJ_Pia) is the managing editor/online services for AHCJ. She manages the content and development of healthjournalism.org, coordinates AHCJ's social media efforts and edits and manages production of association guides, programs and newsletters.

Jill Abramson, who will become executive editor of The New York Times in September, welcomed health journalists to AHCJ’s  2007 Urban Health Journalism Workshop. At the time (October 2007) she was the paper’s managing editor. In her brief talk, she discussed the importance of health journalism and the Times‘ expanding health coverage (MP3).
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She also was among the speakers discussing the future of science journalism at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in April 2009.