Capturing a reporter’s attention
Learning Areas:Communication and informatics
Identify timely health stories that are of interest to the general public. Formulate a plan for communicating with reporters. Design a complete, compelling and concise pitch.
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I have been a news reporter for more than two decades and have specialized in health reporting for many of those years, most recently as a public health reporter at The Boston Globe.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.