On Reporting

Center for Health Journalism

Using data to shed light on an invisible population One reporter’s dogged pursuit of data from Calif.’s dangerous psych hospitals

Place Matters: Zoning in on Health Disparities

How data reporting can help you find new angles on oft-told tales In reporting on environmental risks posed by pesticides, the data challenges old assumptions

Following the Money in Politics Just Start Digging: Don’t Stop ‘Til You Hit Paydirt

The Open Notebook

Liza Gross Digs into California’s Pesticide Data

Making the Most of Lab Visits

Covering Health, Association of Health Care Journalists

Story about reconstructive surgery for soldiers was no “quick hit“: Liza Gross looked at how war spurs innovation in medicine in a magazine piece about the state of the art in facial reconstructive surgery for badly wounded soldiers.

The Science Writers’ Handbook

On “scientific” journalism: An interview with Peter Aldhous

Digging Deep to Follow the Money Resources for tracking the influence of lobbying and campaign expenditures on legislation