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Andrew Holtz

Portland, OR
Covers:  media portrayals of health & medicine, public health, medicine, health policy, media ethics, health, health care, medical tv shows

House MD vs Reality, Medical Sci. of House, Real Grey’s Anatomy, fmr CNN Med. Corr.,

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Former CNN Medical Correspondent Andrew Holtz is an independent journalist. He wrote “The Medical Science of House, M.D.” , “The Real Grey’s Anatomy” and “House M.D. vs. Reality”. Holtz was medicine in the media columnist for Oncology Times. A video series reporting and analyzing health news is a...

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@HoltzReport — 1,806 followers, 4,157 tweets

Feb 17, 2017

RT @JarrettHill: Wow. Fox News's Shep Smith is having none of it today with Trump and this press conference. 

Feb 16, 2017

Yes, unless you are increasing capacity by shifting people from big, mostly empty, cars to other modes that are more efficient.

Feb 13, 2017

RT @cpalmedo: “When you’re accustomed to privilege, equality feels like discrimination”

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What was your first job as a journalist?

Unpaid: KZSU-FM Stanford; reporter > News Director. Paid: KENI-TV (now KTUU) Newschannel 2, Anchorage, Alaska; reporter/anchor.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

In the early days of CNN, we used portable manual typewriters in the field. The scripts were couriered with tapes to bureaus or feed points.

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

Can't think of any.