February 24-28, 2013

California Endowment Health Journalism Fellowships
Multiple off-campus locations, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Daily

Annenberg faculty, students and staff are invited to join seminars of the California Health Journalism Fellowship. Highlights include: a February 24 keynote address by Otis Brawley, M.D., chief medical officer of the American Cancer Society, sharing insights from his 2012 book, “How We Do Harm: A Doctor Breaks Ranks about Being Sick in America.”  On February 26, fellows will explore the Boyle Heights neighborhood to understand the links between health, housing and the built environment.  We will also have panels on mental health and health reform; community engagement and data reporting. On February 28, Tina Rosenberg,  co-writer of the Fixes column in NYTimes.com, will talk about solutions-focused journalism and how peer pressure can be harnessed to promote better health.

RSVP required.  For more information or to reserve a spot, contact cehjf@usc.edu.

 

 

 

 



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