Kaiser Media Fellowships Program/Columbia Journalism School: Global Health Dinner
This note summarizes a forum held by the Foundation on February 9, 2011 examining the state of global health journalism. The discussion included a group of senior editors and reporters, as well as other stakeholders in the world of media.
The discussion centered on the challenges and opportunities faced by global health journalists outlined in a recent report produced for the Foundation by journalists Nellie Bristol and John Donnelly. The questions raised during the discussion included the sustainability and ethics of funding and how emerging global health issues could be covered in fresh ways.