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Daylina Miller

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Tampa Bay, Florida
Multimedia Health Reporter — NPR, WUSF-FM (Tampa, FL)
Covers:  Health
Doesn't Cover: Marathons, 5k races, fundraisers, studies with bad science, hyperlocal health stories

Journalist @NPR station @WUSF 89.7 @HealthNewsFL | tabletop gamer | purveyor of oddities | terminally weird | wielding the wise & terrible chair leg of truth

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Biography

I'm a newspaper refugee who began a new adventure in 2015 in radio at Tampa's National Public Radio member station, WUSF 89.7 FM.

I cover health care and policy for Health News Florida, a reporting project at WUSF, but also work as needed as a general assignment reporter. On the side, I run my o...

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RT @washingtonpost: Here's everything you need to know about a government shutdown  http://wapo.st/2Dv87Aj 
@Colleen_Wright Thank you so much! I’m glad it’s reaching people :) There’s so much to it and I’ve only given a tiny glimpse so far into the process. And there’s such a need for living donors. Way more to come!
The left kidney is typically preferred because it has a longer renal vein. #KidneyForAlese
It also means that unlike most kidney transplants, my sister would get my right kidney instead of my left if the donation is approved. #KidneyForAlese
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What was your first job as a journalist?

Aside from being Opinion Editor/EIC for my high school newspaper, I wrote monthly columns for the Tampa Tribune as a teen.

How is social media changing news?

It's requiring transparency with journalists, holding journalists accountable and creating conversation between journalists and the audience.

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

Spider Jerusalem from the Transmetropolitan graphic novel series.

Florida Associated Press Broadcasters Contest

2016 - 2nd Place - Light Feature - Radio Division

Radio Television Digital News Association - National Edward E. Murrow Award

2016 - Best Small Online News Organization Website
Health News Florida was honored with the 2016 national Edward R. Murrow award for “Best Small Online News Organization Website” for audio for its statewide multimedia and broadcast collaboration project. The national Murrow award is considered one of the most prestigious honors in the broadcast and multimedia industry.