Health Journalism 2011

04/14/11 - 04/17/11     Philadelphia, PA

Post-conference material

Spotlight speakers

Among the dozens of expert speakers and instructors who joined us this year:
G. Michael Lemole Jr., the neurosurgeon who operated on U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords after she was shot in Tucson, will be the keynote speaker.
• Brian Deer, the British reporter who exposed the weaknesses in a study that led parents all over the world to withhold vaccines from their children
• Walt Bogdanich, investigative editor for The New York Times and former 60 Minutes producer.
Francis S. Collins, M.D., Ph.D., director of the National Institutes of Health, and Donald M. Berwick, M.D., M.P.P., administrator for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, spoke in separate Newsmaker Briefings.
• David Blumenthal, national coordinator for health information technology, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Health Journalism 2011
Tentative program
Conference Hotel
Especially for freelancers
Freelance PitchFest
Get a mentor
Field Trips
2011 Exhibitors
Getting there
Share a room or ride