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Jenny Gold — Discovering a ‘Celebrity’ to Interview
Senior correspondent Jenny Gold began her yearlong mission with a query: How will covid form the following era of docs? In June 2020, greater than 30,000 new docs graduated from medical faculty and began their coaching on the entrance traces of the pandemic.
Dr. Paloma Marin-Nevarez — a girl from Los Angeles whom Gold describes as considerate and outgoing — stood out from the start. She was about to start out her residency in Fresno, California, a metropolis within the state’s agricultural Central Valley that had grow to be a scorching spot for covid infections.
Along with common interviews, Gold despatched Marin-Nevarez an audio recorder so the rookie physician may doc her experiences herself. These recordings captured sounds contained in the hospital and included audio diaries. In the long run, Gold had 50 hours of audio to type via, which have been included in a one-hour podcast episode produced with Reveal from the Heart for Investigative Reporting. Take heed to the episode right here: “‘Into the Covid ICU’: A New Physician Bears Witness to the Isolation, Inequities of Pandemic.”