Author Archives: UGA Health Journalism

Alum Carolyn Crist shares real-world freelance experience as a UGA journalism instructor

Carolyn Crist graduated from the HMJ program in Spring 2014. She balances her career as both a freelance journalist and journalism instructor at UGA. The following is an edited transcript. … Read more »

HMJ grad Madeline Laguaite continues to evolve her skills as a new content strategist

Madeline Laguaite graduated with a master’s degree in Health and Medical Journalism in Spring 2022. She is a content strategist for WebMD.  The following is an edited transcript. What do… Read more »

UGA students make National News with Coverage of Mask and Vaccine Mandate Protests

Alex Anteau, a student in the Health and Medical Journalism master’s program, spoke with Grady Newsource reporter Shaelyn Carroll and digital producer Ballard Ackaway about their coverage of mask and vaccine mandate protests.

Health journalism student hones skills with Dallas Morning News Fellowship

The UGA Health and Medical Program and the Pulitzer prize-winning Dallas Morning News created a new fellowship in 2020 to provide hands-on training to the next generation of reporters interested in writing about health and science.