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Celebrating the Impact of Healthy Media Depictions

On September 27 in Los Angeles, I had the pleasure of attending the Sentinel Awards, an annual celebration of television programs that entertain millions but also help viewers gain insights into serious health and social issues. These are popular shows that we (or some subset of we) love watching, shows… More

2017 Sentinel Awards

The 2017 Sentinel Awards honored eleven shows, chosen from a record number of entries, showcasing topics that include maternal health, opioid abuse,… More

2016 Sentinel Awards

“Madam Secretary,” “East Los High,” “black-ish,” “Born This Way” and “Last Week Tonight with John Oliver” were among the winners… More

2016 Sentinel Awards Finalists Announced

Fourteen finalists have been chosen from almost 80 entries for the 2016 Sentinel Awards, showcasing a diverse range of topics including healthcare, sexual abuse, Ebola and climate change. Now in its 17th year, the Sentinel Awards are presented in partnership with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) by… More