Journalism Grants

Funding For:

Webinars: Rapid Response Briefings on Health Policy Issues

Coronavirus / Health Care Reform / Prescription Drugs


Alliance for Health Policy

Grant Period:

Nov 01, 2016 - Dec 31, 2023



Summary of the Project:

This webinar series convenes policy experts to educate journalists on pressing health policy news. Previous topics: COVID-19, rural health, and the implications of election outcomes.

About the Grantee:

The Alliance for Health Policy is a nonpartisan, not-for-profit organization dedicated to helping policymakers, the media and stakeholders understand the foundations of health policy, the roots of the nation’s health care issues and the trade-offs posed by various proposals for change.

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October 25, 2022

Rebuilding Trust in Public Health Messaging

This briefing provided a brief overview of successful federal, state, and local examples of public health messaging, historical examples of mistrust, and how public health officials can overcome these barriers. This panel will also discuss potential strategies for rebuilding trust in public health officials and institutions, such as further diversifying the workforce, effective and consistent communication, improving data collection on subpopulations, and tailoring public health messaging to specific communities.

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October 12, 2022

The State of HIV/AIDS Progress & Applying Lessons Learned to Current Public Health Emergencies

This event explored lessons for public health from the HIV/AIDS experience and how they mapped to COVID-19 and monkeypox response efforts.

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October 15, 2021

Equity in Health Data: COVID-19 as a Case Study

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December 16, 2020

From Bench to Body: How the U.S. Health Care System Plans to Distribute COVID-19 Vaccines

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August 29, 2019

Congress Likely to Take on Surprise Billing, Drug Pricing

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Author: Joyce Frieden, MedPage Today

September 26, 2018

Experts Dissect Current Crop of ACA Lawsuits

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Author: Shannon Firth, MedPage Today

June 18, 2018

Experts: High drug prices are forcing patients to make risky choices

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Author: Paige Minemyer, Fierce Healthcare

June 16, 2018

More Biosimilars on the Market Could Decrease Drug Prices, Panelists Say

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Author: Samantha DiGrande, The Center for Biosimilars

May 16, 2018

ProHealth Care plans to build a new $55 million hospital in Mukwonago

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Author: Scott Peterson and Guy Boulton, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

March 22, 2018

Competition and Consolidation: Understanding Recent Trends in the Health Care Market

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