Meet the 2021-2022 Fellows

Maritza Lizeth Félix

Maritza Lizeth Félix is a freelance journalist, producer and writer in Arizona. She is the founder of Conecta Arizona, a…

Andrea Collier

Andrea King Collier brings over 30 years’ experience reporting on medicine, public health, health care and health care policy for…

Ellen Eldridge

Ellen Eldridge (she/her) is a health care reporter for Georgia Public Broadcasting. She has previously worked as a breaking news…

Lara Salahi

Lara Salahi is an award-winning health journalist, author, and assistant professor of Broadcast and Digital Journalism at Endicott College. She…

Agnes Constante

Agnes Constante is a freelance journalist in Los Angeles. She is a regular contributor to NBC Asian America where she…

Elly Yu

Elly Yu is an investigative reporter at KPCC/LAist, which she joined in November 2019. She previously worked at WAMU in…

Liz Jones

Liz Jones is an award-winning editor at KUOW Public Radio in Seattle, where she edits features, special projects, investigative series…

Sumathi Reddy

Sumathi Reddy is the Wall Street Journal’s personal health columnist, writing a weekly column called “Your Health” since 2012. “Your…

Brett Sholtis

Brett Sholtis is the health reporter at NPR affiliate WITF in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. His work often focuses on mental health…

Meet the 2020-2021 Fellows

Christie Diez

Christie Diez is a reporter for the Emmy-award winning morning show Morning Rush, anchor for Atlanta’s 11Alive Weekend Mornings and…

Abigail Jones

Abigail Jones is an award-winning journalist specializing in mental health, trauma, women and family. She has written cover stories, features…

Janelle Harris Dixon

A writer since she won a crisp dollar bill in an elementary school essay contest, Janelle Harris Dixon uses her…

Yanick Rice Lamb

Yanick Rice Lamb is an independent health journalist, author and educator. She is co-founder of the health website FierceforBlackWomen.com, an…

Deena Kamel

Deena Kamel has been a business reporter at The National newspaper in Abu Dhabi since 2018, with a focus on…

Manoela dos Santos Bonaldo

Manoela dos Santos Bonaldo is a print and video reporter with experience covering politics, gender inequality and human rights. She…

Bakari Savage

Bakari Savage is a correspondent for the top-rated morning show in Birmingham, Alabama, at WBRC Fox 6 News, “On Your…

Clarissa Levy

Clarissa Levy is a journalist with experience covering human rights, politics, economics and health issues. She directed a documentary short…

Alisa Roth

Alisa Roth is a long-time radio and print reporter, currently covering mental health for Marketplace and MPR News. Her book,…

Eileen Truax

Eileen Truax is a veteran journalist specialized in migration and politics. She’s a Knight-Wallace Fellow 2019-2020 at the University of…

Mohamed Karmous

Mohamed Karmous is senior editor for politics, economics and social issues at the Qatar News Agency since 2003. He has…

Raya Al Jadir

Raya Al Jadir is a freelance journalist and co-founder of the first Arabic lifestyle e-magazine of its kind, Disability Horizons…

Susan Greene

Susan Greene has led the nonprofit Colorado Independent since 2013. Beginning in 2020, Greene and managing editor Tina Griego, in…

Ronny Suárez Celemín

Ronny Suárez Celemín is deputy editor for health at El Tiempo. He has more than 10 years’ experience in the…

Carlos Francisco Fernández

Carlos Francisco Fernández is health editor at El Tiempo. He is a doctor, communicator, administrator, teacher and union manager with…