Our 2020 Book Reveal Event
Kids Asking the Questions
Early in the coronavirus pandemic, Healthy NewsWorks held an online event hosted by Jackie Judd, a former reporter for ABC News, NPR, and the “PBS NewsHour.” And we showcased our ninth book, Leading Healthy Change In Our Communities 2020. Watch a replay of our event below.
Featured Experts in Our Book Reveal
Our student reporters posed questions to health experts, journalists, musicians, psychologists, a pastor, and even a NASA astronaut. (Titles and affiliations shown are as of 2021.)
New York Times medical reporter
Vice president for news and civic dialogue at WHYY
Angela Duckworth, Ph.D.
2013 MacArthur Fellow and a University of Pennsylvania psychology professor
Ezekiel Emanuel, M.D.
Vice provost for Global Initiatives at the University of Pennsylvania
Founder of RAPtivism
Songwriter and producer
Dan Gottlieb, Ph.D.
Psychologist, Host of “Voices in the Family”
Aja Graydon and Fatin Dantzler
Kindred The Family Soul
David Kessler, M.D.
Former commissioner of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration
Risa Lavizzo-Mourey, M.D.
Professor of health equity and health policy at the University of Pennsylvania
Former secretary of U.S. Health and Human Services
Philadelphia Inquirer metro columnist
Host of “Live with Ali Velshi” on MSNBC.
Rev. Dr. Alyn Waller
senior pastor of Enon Tabernacle Baptist Church
Colonel, U.S. Army, Ret., NASA astronaut