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Society of Professional Journalists Town Hall Forum on health journalism – videos now online

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Last week’s event, “Fever Pitch: Does health news reporting leave consumers out in the cold?”, co-hosted by the Minnesota chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists, the Minnesota News Council and the Silha Center for the Study of Media Ethics and Law, is now available for viewing online.

The full event is broken up online into three video clips. The introductions, and my talk, are in the following video:

The event offered a chance for an open dialogue about issues confronting those trying to cover health care issues. This photo shows me locking in on a point made by Jeremy Olson of the St. Paul Pioneer Press while Dave Hage of the Star Tribune listens.


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Bill Gleason

May 10, 2009 at 2:03 pm

Terrific video, Gary.
Sorry I couldn’t make it in person, but this video does a very good job of laying out our collective problems in this area.
Bill Gleason