Category: Alumni Updates

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 »

Building connections led alumna to current reporter role at Kaiser Health News

“If you know you want to be a journalist, you’ve just got to stick it out, and you’ve got to suffer a little bit sometimes,” said Grady alumna Victoria Knight, a reporter at Kaiser Health News.

From social media to content production, alumna wears a variety of hats at the CDC

Don’t just do the minimum. Find something that you’re interested in, says Grady alumna Christina Banister, health communication specialist at the CDC.

“Every story is a health story,” says investigative reporter who graduated from UGA

Sometimes it doesn’t have a health headline or a health-focused lead. But every story is either a cause or an effect of something related to public health, says Erica Hensley, investigative reporter Mississippi Today.