Navigation Links
Bloomberg School awards Goodermote Humanitarian Award to Soledad O'Brien
Date:11/19/2008

The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health has awarded CNN anchor and special correspondent Soledad O'Brien the Goodermote Humanitarian Award for her efforts while reporting on the devastating effects of Hurricane Katrina and the 2004 Asian Tsunami. O'Brien was presented with the award at a ceremony at the Bloomberg School of Public Health on November 18.

"Ms. O'Brien has shown the world tragedies of human conflict, natural disasters, chronic and infectious diseases," said Michael J. Klag, MD, MPH, dean of the Bloomberg School of Public Health. "In addition to focusing attention on the people impacted, she has shed a light on how humanitarian efforts can help alleviate suffering and where current efforts have fallen short. Ms. O'Brien has challenged all of us to think and act in ways that offer humanitarian answers to the problems of the moment and the problems of the century, including public health issues."

Since joining CNN in 2003, O'Brien is most recognized for her work with CNN's "Special Investigations Unit" as well as the "Best Political Team on Television." During her tenure, O'Brien has produced in-depth reports on the plight of people coping with disaster including "Children of the Storm," which provided video cameras to young Katrina survivors so they could tell their stories in their own words and images. In addition, O'Brien's reporting included a news making interview with former FEMA chief Michael Brown on the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina and she actively covered the effects of the 2004 tsunami on the people of Phuket, Thailand. As part of the "Best Political Team on Television," O'Brien was a key player in CNN's coverage of the 2008 presidential election. Most recently, her series "Black in America" explored the current state of Black America 40 years after the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

O'Brien came to CNN from NBC News in 2003. A graduate of Harvard University, she has earned numerous
'/>"/>

Contact: Tim Parsons
tmparson@jhsph.edu
410-955-7619
Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Bloomberg School of Public Health to lead nationwide aging study
2. BioElectronics Corporations Commercial Resumes on Bloomberg Television
3. Mayor Bloomberg Declares March 6, 2008 World Glaucoma Day in New York City
4. Bloomberg receives award for promotion of health in NYC and nation
5. MyMedicalAssistingDegree.com Provides School-Search Help for Students
6. Research-based program found to enhance impact of Head Start on school readiness
7. Families, friends, schools and neighborhoods contribute to adolescent alcohol misuse
8. Supportive teachers, peers can ease negative effects of frequent moves in elementary school
9. Innovative Wellness Project Launched in Four Maine School Districts
10. Naomi Ruth Cohen Charitable Foundation Finds New Home at The Chicago School of Professional Psychology
11. $3.5 Million in Reimbursements for Purchases of Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) for Texas Schools Still Unclaimed With Deadline Approaching
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/22/2015)... The Incredible Bulk is a revolutionary method put ... muscle by up to 30lbs in less than 12 weeks ... Stan Stevenson, prompting an investigative review. , “Our Incredible ... diet formula that allows the body to pack on a ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... (PRWEB) January 22, 2015 Blue Cross and ... Minnesotans who exemplify what it means to “Live Fearless.” ... for people to share their stories about how they or ... simply inspired others by living in the moment. By telling ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... New York (PRWEB) January 22, 2015 The ... ) in the U.S. District Court, Southern District of West ... Bard, Inc. in that proceeding’s first bellwether trial. In an ... for a new trial after finding that C.R. Bard had ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... A new white paper by The Beryl ... the long-term care environment as well as provides recommendations ... paper, “The Power of Person-Centeredness in Long-Term Care: A ... the patient, resident and family experience in long-term care ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... Autocarinsurancebest.com has released a new blog post ... insurance policy . , Auto insurance quotes help many ... no longer necessary to call an agent or visit an ... on a single website: http://autocarinsurancebest.com/ . , Every business ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:The Incredible Bulk: Review Examining Ben Pakulski’s Brand New Bulking Muscle Building Diet Program Released 2Health News:Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota to Showcase “Faces of Fearless” 2Health News:Court Upholds $2 Million Vaginal Mesh Lawsuit Verdict Levied Against C.R. Bard in First Federal Bellwether Trial, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 2Health News:Court Upholds $2 Million Vaginal Mesh Lawsuit Verdict Levied Against C.R. Bard in First Federal Bellwether Trial, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 3Health News:Court Upholds $2 Million Vaginal Mesh Lawsuit Verdict Levied Against C.R. Bard in First Federal Bellwether Trial, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 4Health News:The Power of Person-Centeredness in Long-Term Care Explored by The Beryl Institute 2Health News:The Power of Person-Centeredness in Long-Term Care Explored by The Beryl Institute 3Health News:Commercial Auto Insurance Provides Several Important Features! 2
... cut bleeding time in half, but use in humans is ... Hoping to improve on nature, researchers have built and tested ... used in trauma or other cases where blood just won,t ... material that is used in degradable stitches, which dissolve in ...
... determining factor for use, expert says, , WEDNESDAY, Dec. 16 ... less likely to die when they receive an implantable cardioverter ... people, ages 65 to 85, who were eligible for the ... the heart,s pumping ability) of 35 percent or less. , ...
... Dec. 16 Medical travel facilitator Companion Global Healthcare ... into its network of international hospitals that treat American ... U.S. facilities. , The announcement means Companion Global Healthcare ... its individual clients and employer group members who seek ...
... FRANCISCO, Dec. 16 Quantros, Inc., a leading provider ... for the healthcare industry, announces the creation of a ... industry veteran Michael Tulloch, MBA, as Director of IT ... Marlborough, MA office. , "The expansion into IT services ...
... happens when the families of sick and dying hospitalized children ... How do pediatricians respond to such personal requests? While increasing ... patients and families cope with serious illness, a new study ... who raise the issue of prayer, not the doctors themselves. ...
... Dec. 16 Tyco International Ltd. (NYSE: TYC ... election to the Tyco Board of Directors at the company,s ... 55, is Senior Vice President of the Global Technology Services ... has worldwide responsibility for IBM,s Global Services business operations consisting ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Synthetic Platelets Put the Brakes on Blood Loss 2Health News:Synthetic Platelets Put the Brakes on Blood Loss 3Health News:Implanted Defibrillator Might Extend Life 2Health News:Hospitals in Puerto Rico Join Companion Global Healthcare's Network 2Health News:Safety and Quality Software Developer Quantros, Inc. Launches Healthcare IT Consulting Division 2Health News:Prayer on the hospital floor 2Health News:Tyco International Files Preliminary Proxy Proposing Election of New Director 2
(Date:1/23/2015)... 23, 2015  Northwest Biotherapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: NWBO )("NW ... for operable and inoperable solid tumor cancers, announced today that ... th Annual Phacilitate Immunotherapy Forum in Washington ... will take place on January 26 at 10:30 a.m. EST ...
(Date:1/23/2015)... a third of reproductive-aged women enrolled in Medicaid, and more ... prescription for an opioid pain medication each year during 2008-2012, ... Weekly Report (MMWR). Opioids are typically prescribed ... They are also found in some prescription cough medications. The ...
(Date:1/23/2015)... Feffer LLP ( www.hfesq.com ) is investigating potential claims ... or the "Company") (NASDAQ: ADXS ), concerning ... shareholders. On January 21, 2015, an article ... had misrepresented the clinical data for its ADXS-HPV drug ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:NW Bio To Present At The 7th Annual Phacilitate Immunotherapy Forum 2NW Bio To Present At The 7th Annual Phacilitate Immunotherapy Forum 3Opioid painkillers widely prescribed among reproductive age women 2Opioid painkillers widely prescribed among reproductive age women 3Harwood Feffer LLP Announces Investigation of Advaxis, Inc. 2
... announces that a new market research report is available ... http://www.reportlinker.com/p0357031/Regenerative-Medicine-Markets.html Regenerative ... human tissue by using laboratory-grown or therapeutically-induced human tissue ... the ability to repair or replace damaged human tissue ...
... YORK, Dec. 29, 2010 Reportlinker.com announces that ... its catalogue: 2010-2015 In-depth Research ... http://www.reportlinker.com/p0356862/2010-2015-In-depth-Research-Report-on-China-Sodium-Fluoride-Industry.html Report ... State Statistical Bureau, General Administration of Custom, Ministry ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Reportlinker Adds Regenerative Medicine Markets 2Reportlinker Adds 2010-2015 In-depth Research Report on China Sodium Fluoride Industry 2
Midstream Catch Kits...
... is a portable, noninvasive ultrasound instrument that ... to use, and quickly provides accurate results. ... use the BladderScan® to obtain a precise ... BladderScan® supplies the information that caregivers need ...
... Mobile BladderScan® BVI 6400 calculates bladder ... technology. V-MODE® ultrasound is accurate, fast, ... the BladderScan® measures ultrasonic reflections within ... creates a 3-dimensional image of the ...
... The Titan™ Inflatable Penile Prosthesis ... designed to be surgically implanted ... management of erectile dysfunction (also ... provides the patient with voluntary ...
Medicine Products: