Kristen Hwang, MJ, MPH

Reporter, CalMatters

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Kristen Hwang reports on health care and policy for CalMatters. She is passionate about humanizing data-driven stories and examining the intersection of public health and social justice.

Prior to joining CalMatters, Kristen earned a master’s degree in journalism and a master’s degree in public health from UC Berkeley, where she researched water quality in the Central Valley. She previously worked as a beat reporter for The Desert Sun and a stringer for The New York Times California COVID-19 team.

Articles by Kristen