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Monday, March 30

University of Maryland Center Studies New Vaccines Big Pharma Might Not
From malaria to emerging pathogens, center at the University of Maryland seeks to equalize health by pursuing new vaccines.

Famed NIH Scientist Has Been Pivotal in Control of Disease
From AIDS to Zika, Dr. Anthony Fauci has led U.S. policy and research on four decades of infectious diseases.

How Can Something So Successful Be So Controversial?
Politics often colors the world of vaccines.

States Work to Curtail – or at Least Slow – Disease Outbreaks
As Arkansas sees outbreaks of infectious diseases, how do officials there respond?

How Social Media is Helping the Medical Community Spot Health Problems
A tech-based public health organization uses Twitter to do what the public health professionals have long done.

Carnegie Mellon University resource pulls in 800 different data layers to allow reporters to document a changing planet.

A news graphics designer shares tips for producing simple but well-designed graphics to illustrate your stories.

Podcasting is the current “it” thing in journalism. An NPR veteran explains how to do it.

To watch all the video in C-SPAN’s library would take a quarter of a century. Here’s how journalists can make use of it.

Knowing what your competitors and sources are tweeting and posting can help you stay on top of a beat.

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Embeds on the Campaign Trail

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NPF: Investigating the Underbelly of Congress

Investigating the Underbelly of Congress

James Grimaldi, investigative reporter, The Wall Street Journal

NPF: Combating Sexual Harassment in the Newsroom

Combating Sexual Harassment in the Newsroom

Carrie Budoff Brown, editor of Politico; Joanne Lipman is the former editor-in-chief of USA Today; Loren Mayor, chief operating officer at NPR

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