SciComm Speaker Series: Jacqueline Howard
Communicating Science In A Global Pandemic
Jacqueline Howard is a health reporter for CNN, covering the latest news in medicine and healthy living. She appears on CNN’s morning show New Day and the afternoon programs CNN Right Now and CNN Newsroom. She was a 2019 National Fellow at the USC Annenberg Center for Health Journalism and a 2020 Press Fellow at the United Nations Foundation. Previously, Howard served as senior science editor at The Huffington Post and the host/producer of the video series “Talk Nerdy To Me.” She has appeared on The Steve Harvey Show to discuss health trends and served as the on-air talent in a series of educational videos for The Nature Conservancy, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and the Big History Project. She holds a master’s degree in journalism from the University of Southern California’s Annenberg School for Communication & Journalism, and a bachelor’s degree in communication studies from the University of Michigan-Ann Arbor.