The Public Health Approach

In this video from the 2011 Dart Center workshop "Getting it Right: Reporting on Youth Violence," four public health experts discuss how their discipline can inform journalism.

Kenneth Ginsburg of the University of Pennsylvania, Emily Rothman of Boston University, Sandra Bloom of Drexel University and Gary Slutkin of the University of Illinois - Chicago discuss the public health approach and how it can inform coverage of youth violence. Bruce Shapiro, executive director of the Dart Center for Journalism and Trauma, introduces.

This video is from a two-day workshop held at WHYY in Philadelphia in Decmber, 2011, made possible by generous funding from the Thomas Scattergood Behavioral Health Foundation and additional support from the Stoneleigh Foundation:  "Getting it Right: Reporting on Youth Violence."