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Vanessa G. Sánchez

Northern California Correspondent, KFF Health News

Vanessa G. Sánchez, correspondent, reports on the health of Hispanic populations, issues at the intersection of health and immigration, and health policies of the California State Assembly. She joined KFF Health News in January 2024 after a year of working as a health investigative reporter at Searchlight New Mexico. She was a Bradlee Fellow and intern for The Washington Post’s local politics and government and education desks. As a Howard Center for Investigative Journalism fellow, she contributed to several award-winning investigations. Born in Ecuador, she holds a master’s from the University of Maryland Philip Merrill College of Journalism.

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