Skip to main content.

Latest from the community

city skyline
The chief of a domestic violence unit joined reporters from The Wall Street Journal and NBC News to share insights for covering this urgent story right now.
kschmitt's picture
 Researchers gather at a COVID-19 briefing at Johns Hopkins University on March 6, when there were only 14 reported deaths. Pred
We'd hope that COVID-19 models would give us predictions akin to weather forecasts, but human behavior complicates that.
lindziwessel@gmail.com's picture
Dustin Wallis, a nonsmoker who has stage 4 lung cancer, plays with his children in Cottonwood Heights, Utah.
Utah has the lowest smoking rate in the nation, yet the biggest source of cancer deaths in the state is lung cancer. How can that be?
sisraelsen's picture
pixabay
Each Monday, The Coronavirus Files provides tips and resources and highlight exemplary work to help you with your reporting.
lindziwessel@gmail.com's picture
newspaper
Health Media Jobs & Opportunities: Audubon is looking for a senior associate editor
camobi's picture
Watch where the money goes before the second COVID-19 wave hits
The federal funding spigot has been turned on full force to combat COVID-19. That means journalists should start keeping tabs now.
William Heisel's picture
Getty Images
The coronavirus pandemic has affected everyone — but not equally, with low-wage workers and communities of color especially hard hit.
kschmitt's picture
Cesar Noriega’s mother lives at Reo Vista Healthcare Center in San Diego.
COVID-19 testing varies widely across San Diego senior facilities. The state and county aim to induce widespread testing in senior homes, but advocates say these efforts are moving too slowly and lack teeth.
jwhitlock's picture
Civil rights groups sue state to protect inmates from deadly virus
Mississippi corrections officials are putting the lives of approximately 6,000 inmates housed at the state’s two largest prisons at risk by failing to protect them from the deadly COVID-19 virus, a federal lawsuit alleges.
SSmithvi's picture
(Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
A look at how homelessness reporters are approaching the beat during the pandemic.
Gale Holland's picture
newspaper
Health Media Jobs & Opportunities: Gannett is looking for a children's issues reporter
camobi's picture

Pages

Announcements

The Center for Health Journalism is dedicated to supporting journalists covering two of the biggest stories of our time — the twin pandemics of COVID-19 and systemic racism and inequities in America. We provide reporters with intensive training instituteswebinars and tips about craft and content and are providing deep and sustained support for reporters and their newsrooms in this historic and difficult moment. You can donate through the USC web portal at this link. Pressed for time? You can also text to donate! No amount is too small; just send a text to 41-444 and type the message CHJ for further instructions.

CONNECT WITH THE COMMUNITY

Follow Us

Facebook


Twitter

CHJ Icon
ReportingHealth