Blog Post - Kaiser Permanente
Share our Story
Get in Touch with Us
Learn about our Company
ABOUT Kaiser Permanente
Food Activist Michael Pollan Interviews Kaiser Permanente Journalism Fellows
For the past three years, the Kaiser Permanente Institute of Health Policy has supported a fellowship at the University of California, Berkeley School of Journalism to encourage better reporting on health policy. Through this fellowship, two graduate students in journalism have the opportunity to investigate issues in food and nutrition policy that influence community health.
McDonald has a bachelor’s degree in communication and media studies from Stanford University. She is a citizen of Jamaica, reporter and producer, and certified nutritionist. She proposes to explore the relationship between differential crime rates and disparities in obesity along socioeconomic and racial lines in the city of Richmond, Calif.