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July 02, 2018 | 1 comments
We're asking distinguished reporters to highlight an issue or story that is either being missed entirely or underreported by the media.
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June 29, 2018 | 0 comments
The Wall Street Journal is looking for an experienced journalist to join theirHealth & Science team covering health and medicine. Plus don't miss out on the extended deadline for the Journalists... more
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June 28, 2018 | 0 comments
Local politicians have long tried to find ways to better serve residents of this poorer, unincorporated section of Sonoma. Two reporters are now asking whether annexation can improve health.
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June 27, 2018 | 0 comments
It was a vexing data riddle: Were opioids leading seniors to commit suicide? Or did they have major health problems that led them to take their lives?
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June 26, 2018 | 1 comments
Syringe exchanges and overdose kits aren’t always reaching poor and rural Californians, but advocates of the harm reducation approach are trying to make that happen.
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June 22, 2018 | 0 comments
In states such as New Mexico, many kids are put into treatment foster care who should never be there. The programs, run by private companies, vary widely in quality and safety from state to state.
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June 21, 2018 | 0 comments
Applications are now being accepted for USC Annenberg's 2018 California Data Fellowship.
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June 21, 2018 | 0 comments
Parental drug use is now responsible for one-third of the children in foster care. A reporting team will explore what happens to babies and parents caught in addiction's grip.
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June 20, 2018 | 0 comments
“This is really an issue that you can explore in your state no matter what,” said WSJ health policy reporter Stephanie Armour.
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June 19, 2018 | 0 comments
With the support of the California Wellness Foundation, the Center for Health Journalism at the USC Annenberg School of Journalism has awarded $30,000 in reporting grants from its new Impact Fund.
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June 15, 2018 | 0 comments
The Buffalo News seeks a reporter to cover how the health care industry is reshaping Western New York. See details of that and more in this week's round-up.
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June 11, 2018 | 0 comments
Journalists are playing a key role in highlighting outrageous health care price tags. Why this flood of stories now? And will they make a difference?
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June 08, 2018 | 0 comments
The Wall Street Journal is looking for a journalist to join the New York Health & Science team as Deputy Bureau Chief.
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June 05, 2018 | 0 comments
Even with help from food stamps and a federal nutrition program, nearly half of U.S. households receiving such benefits struggle to feed their families.
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June 04, 2018 | 3 comments
The disaster has been made worse by the number of residents suffering from chronic illnesses and a shortage of doctors.



The deadline is Friday, December 14, to apply for the 2019 California Fellowship, which provides $1,000 reporting grants and six months of expert mentoring to 20 journalists, community engagement grants of up to $2,000, specialized mentoring, to five.