Health Reporting: Opportunities and Challenges?

April 15, 2013

Background to the Book

Journalism Research and Investigation in a Digital World has been designed to help students of journalism, on how to conduct complex investigations. It used to be that journalists made their job by asking people questions and writing down their answers to become the basis of tomorrow's stories.


Cullen, T. (2013). Health reporting: Opportunities and Challenges, in Journalism Research and Investigation in a Digital World, edited by S. Tanner. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 232-245.

About the Author

Dr Trevor Cullen (PhD) is Professor of Journalism at Edith Cowan University in Perth, Western Australia. Trevor is recognised as a national and international leader in the field of HIV/health Journalism and Journalism education. He has received several University and national teaching and research awards. These include two Australian Government awards – A National Teaching and Learning Fellowship (NTF) and the Australian Award for University Teaching. (AAUT).

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