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As part of the Center for Health Journalism Fellowship, journalists work with a senior fellow to develop a special project. Recent projects have examined health disparities by ZIP code in the San Francisco Bay Area, anxiety disorders and depression in the Hispanic immigrant community in Washington state, and the importance of foreign-born doctors to health care in rural communities.

(Photo Credit: Lee Romney/KALW)
The San Francisco Unified School District troubled history has plenty to teach us about what is and isn’t working for black students with special needs today.
The Barras Report Special: Trauma, A Barrier to Academic Success
This video was produced as a project supported by the Fund for Journalism on Child Well-Being, a program of the University of Southern California Annenberg Center for Health Journalism.
(Photo Credit: Lee Romney/KALW)
Some of San Francisco’s African-American families have attended public schools in the city for three generations. Here they share their experiences.
Black Infant Health program leader, Lesha Porter, right, gives a high five to Juanita O’Neal of Perris at Living Way Community C
The free state-funded service explores how racism can contribute to the early death of black babies.
Steph Chambers/Post-Gazette
This story was produced as part of a larger project led by Rich Lord, a participant in the USC Center for Health Journalism's 2018 Data Fellowship.
EXPANDING MEDICAID: Covering adults seen as key to improving health in underserved region
This story was reported with the support of the Dennis A. Hunt Fund for Health Journalism, a program of the University of Southern California Center for Health Journalism.
Homeless people wrap themselves in tarps as they try to keep warm near a fire at a homeless encampment beneath the El Dorado St
Thousands of San Joaquin County residents are slipping through the health care safety net.
Trauma’s Tragedy and Treatment: Start upstream
Correspondent Michael Hill reported this story with the support of the Dennis A. Hunt Fund for Health Journalism, a program of the University of Southern California Center for Health Journalism.
(Photo Credit: Lee Romney/KALW)
Education reporter Lee Romney set out to explore the systemic inequities that have hampered African-American students in a fast-changing San Francisco.
Trauma’s Tragedy and Treatment: What happened to you?
Correspondent Michael Hill reported this story with the support of the Dennis A. Hunt Fund for Health Journalism, a program of the University of Southern California Center for Health Journalism.

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