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Resources - ArticlesFreelancer wins AHCJ award for beat reporting, explains her process

05/08/20

Resources - ArticlesInvestigating climate change and the military heat crisis

11/18/19

Resources - ArticlesBook examines how mosquitoes and their pathogens have shaped history

10/09/19

Resources - ArticlesCovering a controversial study: How to dig deep on a deadline

08/22/19

Resources - ArticlesRecalculating your perspective on health, gender and the use of pronouns

11/22/16

Resources - ArticlesReporting on facial reconstructive surgery offers window into how war spurs innovation

02/11/16

Resources - ArticlesDirector of journalism center reflects on students' coverage of dental clinic

10/28/14

Resources - ArticlesKansas reporter shares rural perspective on dental care

05/01/14

Resources - ArticlesHealth Journalism 2011: Panelists share stories from the frontlines of military trauma care

04/27/11

Resources - ArticlesVA's new position on Agent Orange an opportunity for more coverage of veterans' health issues

02/02/11

Resources - ArticlesWhat the VA faces with Iraqi Freedom/Enduring Freedom Vets

05/13/10

Resources - ArticlesTBI, PTSD among war-related illnesses veterans face

04/28/10

Resources - ArticlesBay Area panel on veterans' health highlights untold stories

05/28/08

Resources - ArticlesTips for interviewing service members returning from Iraq, the Middle East or Afghanistan

05/28/07

Resources - ArticlesInterviewing 'profoundly affected' soldiers

05/28/07

Resources - Tip SheetsOhio journalists pave the way for reporters covering pharmacy benefit managers

02/14/20

Resources - Tip SheetsConducting 15-minute background searches on sources

10/11/19

Resources - Tip Sheets10 tips for writing about the growing number of older doctors

07/11/19

Resources - Tip SheetsResources to assist your reporting on the growing teledentistry specialty

03/11/19

Resources - Tip SheetsResources for reporting on integrative health programs in your community

04/26/18

Resources - Tip SheetsPreparing for overhaul of the VA's electronic health record system

04/04/17

Resources - Tip SheetsResources for reporting on the health care needs of older LGBT adults

12/06/16

Resources - Tip SheetsWealth of ideas for covering rural health issues from AHCJ conference

09/10/15

Resources - Tip SheetsAre dental assistants in your state expanding their scope of practice?

02/24/14

Resources - Tip SheetsFOI Laws in Action (Charles Davis tip sheet)

04/24/12

Resources - Tip SheetsUsing Census data for health reporting

10/21/10

Resources - Tip SheetsCovering cuts to Medicare reimbursements

06/15/10

Resources - Tip SheetsHealth reporting resources for journalists on state and local government beats

02/11/10

Resources - Tip SheetsResources for covering mental health and the military

11/06/09

Resources - Tip SheetsResources for covering H1N1 flu, pandemics and preparedness

04/26/09

Resources - Tip SheetsTip sheets, presentations from Health Journalism 2009

04/21/09

Resources - Tip SheetsIssues facing female veterans and women on active duty

05/28/08

Resources - Tip SheetsThe medical system's looming military-related demands

04/09/08

Resources - Tip SheetsTraumatic Brain Injury: Impact, mechanism, therapeutic opportunities

04/08/08

Resources - Tip SheetsVeterans Health Administration: Quality and Innovation

04/07/08

Resources - Tip SheetsEpidemiological consultations: When the Army consults on serious medical situations

08/07/07

Core TopicsResource Links: Infectious Diseases

06/01/20

Core TopicsResource Links: Aging

05/26/20

Core TopicsResource Links: Insurance

05/18/20

Core TopicsResource Links: Social Determinants/Disparities

05/08/20

Core TopicsResource Links: Health Reform

02/10/20

Core TopicsData: Medical Studies

05/29/20

Core TopicsData: Insurance

05/18/20

Core TopicsHow I Did It: Patient Safety

03/31/20

Core TopicsShared Wisdom: Infectious Diseases

06/01/20

Core TopicsKey Concepts: Infectious Diseases

06/01/20

Core TopicsKey Concepts: Coronaviruses/COVID-19

06/01/20

Core TopicsKey Concepts: Oral Health

04/20/20

Core TopicsGlossary: Social Determinants/Disparities

05/08/20

Core TopicsGlossary: Patient Safety

03/31/20

Core TopicsGlossary: Health Reform

02/10/20

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesAHCJ beat-reporting award winner and freelancer targets military health care

05/19/20

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesMilitary's heat-related illnesses, deaths demonstrate link between climate change, health reporting

11/21/19

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesNew tip sheet helps you ‘background like a boss’

10/14/19

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesCovering a controversial study: How to dig deep on a deadline

08/22/19

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesShould a presidential candidate’s age matter?

08/01/19

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesAdvice from a journalist covering global health

07/16/19

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesScientists look for new antimicrobials and urge government incentives

05/08/19

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesCovering gun violence as a public health problem requires nuance

05/03/19

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesWhat does the partial government shutdown mean for older adults?

01/18/19

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesMilitary retiree dental program changes name and administrator

10/10/18

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesChanges are on the way for military dental benefits

08/28/18

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesNew data section highlights common large datasets used in studies

05/25/18

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesExamining the latest efforts in integrative health

04/26/18

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesConcussion care evolving as providers seek ‘sweet spot’

04/18/18

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesThese reports can provide a useful baseline to assess the administration’s health insurance efforts

09/29/17

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesHealth care debate shines light on Medicaid

07/19/17

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesDisaster aftermath: Helping people to ensure Medicare benefits continue

10/19/16

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesUpdate on VA response to wait times recalls Shulkin's #AHCJ16 comments

05/25/16

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesMedia can make a difference in veterans’ health, #AHCJ16 panelists say

05/24/16

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesCovering sports concussions: Some takeaways from the #AHCJ16 panel

05/23/16

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesStory about reconstructive surgery for soldiers was no ‘quick hit’

02/11/16

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesNew tip sheet gives guidance for reporting on health care in rural areas

09/11/15

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesPanel looks to Medicaid as possible housing partner to boost health

08/21/15

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesVA secretary addresses some of department's challenges #ahcj15

04/24/15

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesNew blog gives first-person account of Ebola treatment in West Africa

11/11/14

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesCountering the fog of research

05/05/14

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesTipping point: Stress affects soldiers and their families #ahcj13

04/04/13

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesMember close-up: Lisa Chedekel

12/06/12

"Covering Health" Blog Entries‘Escape Fire’ movie tells powerful patient stories

12/05/12

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesMilitary's spotty recordkeeping hurts veterans

11/27/12

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesComing soon: Three new films about health care

09/27/12

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesPlenty of stories in how ACA could affect veterans' health care

05/01/12

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesIn Northwest, wood stoves run afoul of EPA

01/04/12

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesDoD spent nearly $363 million on weight-loss surgeries in past decade

11/29/11

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesTop docs spar over Medtronic research, Iraq service

07/07/11

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesReporter FOIA's database further exposing the toll war takes on returning vets

06/10/11

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesDallas Morning News explores effects of war on military families

05/02/11

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesPulitzer nods demonstrate breadth of health beat

04/20/11

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesPentagon reluctant to provide therapy for TBI

01/11/11

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesConn. site joins online health journalism world

12/08/10

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesStory on soldiers' aches and pains wins member a Mid-America Emmy

11/11/10

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesDoD: No condolence letter if soldier committed suicide

10/21/10

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesMilitary slow to treat mild traumatic brain injury

06/08/10

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesReport links Gulf War, illness; calls for more study

04/14/10

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesVA works toward improving care for female vets

02/04/10

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesMore vets come home as result of psychiatric issues

01/29/10

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesIs U.S. ready for Haiti-style mass casualty event?

01/27/10

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesLegacy of Agent Orange continues in U.S., Vietnam

12/11/09

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesResources to cover mental health and the military

11/06/09

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesWe have public options now. Are they any good?

11/02/09

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesDoD campaigns against stigma of depression, PTSD

08/04/09

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesMedical defense focuses on anthrax, H1N1

08/03/09

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesPentagon: War takes toll on soldiers' children too

07/24/09

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesDoc praises, explains benefits of electronic records

07/22/09

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesLack of oversight contributes to Army suicides

07/21/09

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesDental health care disparities overlooked

05/15/09

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesArmy works to prevent soldier suicides

04/22/09

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesVegetables, healthy food on Obama agenda

03/16/09

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesReport exposes failures of Army mental health care

02/10/09

"Covering Health" Blog EntriesWriter cites health coverage in women's magazines

01/26/09

Resources - AHCJ PublicationsSpring/Summer 2011

07/19/11

Resources - Latest Reports/StudiesGAO says VA medical centers don't meet all requirements for women veterans

07/14/09

Resources - Latest Reports/StudiesDOD health care reform committee's final action report

02/24/09

Resources - Latest Reports/StudiesVA study: Female vets report sexual trauma

10/28/08

Resources - Latest Reports/StudiesMaintaining Military Medical Skills During Peacetime

01/25/08

Resources - Latest Reports/StudiesMilitary task force makes recommendations for treating patients with TBI

01/22/08

Resources - Latest Reports/StudiesDoD task force makes recommendations for future of military health care

12/21/07

Resources - Web sitesMilitary Health System blog

07/01/08

AHCJ NewsAssociation announces winners of 2019 health journalism contest

03/25/20

Membership-FreelancersFreelance Center

10/04/06

Award entry2019 Body of Work

Freelance

2019 — First Place

Beat Reporting

Award entryA Fragile State

NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune

2018 — First Place

Health Policy (small)

Award entryBreathless

Dateline NBC

2014

Investigative (large)

Award entryCan Financial Planning Help Stem the Rate of Military Suicides?

Financial Planning

2014

Investigative (small)

Award entryFace of Hope

Freelance

2014

Consumer/Feature (large)

Award entryEllenbogen Speaks on Head Injuries in Youth, NFL, Military

Rhode Island Medical Journal

2013

Trade Publications/Newsletters

Award entrySuicide epidemic in Montana

The Billings Gazette

2013 — First Place

Consumer/Feature (small)

Award entryBlast Wave: The Invisible Wounds of War

The Post and Courier

2013

Health Policy (small)

Award entryHomefront Beat

USA TODAY

2012

Beat Reporting

Award entrySemper Fi: Always Faithful

MSNBC/NBC Universal

2012

Investigative (large)

Award entrySkin & Bone: The Shadowy Trade in Human Body Parts

Reported by the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists in collaboration with National Public Radio, Newsday and News12 Long Island, and news organizations in five other countries. ICIJ is a non-profit news organization headquartered in Wash

2012

Investigative (large)

Award entryPrescription For Cheating

CNN

2012

Investigative (large)

Award entryHorrific wounds

USA TODAY

2012

Consumer/Feature (large)

Award entrySuicide among military

Television News Univision

2012

Public Health (large)

Award entrySubstance Abuse in the Military

CBS Evening News with Scott Pelley

2012

Public Health (large)

Award entryState of Despair

The Billings Gazette Billings, MT

2012

Public Health (small)

Award entryThe Weight of War

The Seattle Times, KUOW-Seattle

2011 — Third Place

Health Policy

Award entryThe Five Percent Rule

Marketplace/NPR and BBC World Service

2011

Investigative (large)

Award entryFit Military: Unfit Wives

KIRO-TV (CBS)

2011

Investigative (large)

Award entryBeyond the Bullet

The Los Angeles Times

2011

Consumer/Feature (large)

Award entryPrivate Battles: Fighting Stigma and Finding Treatment for PTSD

The Roanoke Times

2011

Consumer/Feature (small)

Award entrySleep is a Battlefield

Independent journalist for Playboy

2010

General Interest Magazines above 1 million circ.

Award entryThe Most Wanted Surrogates in the World

Independent journalist for Glamour

2010

General Interest Magazines above 1 million circ.

Award entryInvisible Soldiers

Independent Journalist for Women's Health

2010

General Interest Magazines above 1 million circ.

Award entryDisposable Soldiers

The Nation

2010

General Interest Magazines below 1 million circ.

Award entryPrivate Battles: The challenges facing military families after 10 years of war

The Dallas Morning News

2010

Metro Newspapers

Award entryCamp Lejeune: Deadly Waters 

McClatchy Newspapers

2010

Metro Newspapers

Award entryHidden Wounds

The Fayetteville Observer

2010

Community Newspapers

Award entryThis Emotional Life

PBS

2010 — Second Place

Television

Award entry'A Race Against Time: Hepatitis C Diagnosis and Treatment,' The VVA Veteran

The VVA Veteran

2009

General Interest Magazines below 1 million circ.

Award entry'The Autism Battle,' WTTG-Washington, D.C.

WTTG

2009

Television

Award entryA Dangerous Game

San Antonio Express-News

2007

Large Newspapers (over 250,000 circ.) & wire services

Award entryA Day in the Life of a Combat ER

Readers Digest

2007

General Interest Magazines above 1 million circ.

Award entryWarrior Welcome

ADVANCE for Nurses

2007

Trade Publications/Online Journals/Newsletters

Award entryMEGHA SATYANARAYANA Beat Reporting

Sun Herald of Biloxi, Miss.

2007

Beat Reporting

Award entryLove, War, and PTSD: Anna and Peter Mohan

WFCR Public Radio

2007 — Third Place

TV/Radio (Below Top 20 markets)

Award entryHealing the Heroes - America's War Wounded

WVEC-Norfolk, Va.

2006 — Third Place

TV (Below Top 20 markets)

Career Development - Fellowships and InternshipsAHCJ-CDC Health Journalism Fellowships

08/15/19

Career Development - CalendarScience Talks: Tackling Ebola

07/13/18

Career Development - CalendarBoston AHCJ chapter: Meet Massachusetts’ new health honcho

04/26/13

Career Development - CalendarHitting home: Reporting on the health fallout from the Iraq war

04/29/08

CalendarHealth Journalism 2017: Program

12/02/16

CalendarHealth Journalism 2009: Detailed conference schedule

03/19/09

CalendarHealth Journalism 2008: Detailed conference schedule

02/20/08

CalendarSessions planned for Health Journalism 2008

01/02/08

Training - ConferencesScience Talks: Tackling Ebola

07/13/18

Training - ConferencesBoston AHCJ chapter: Meet Massachusetts’ new health honcho

04/26/13

Training - ConferencesHitting home: Reporting on the health fallout from the Iraq war

04/29/08