Adolescent Health

Creating Healthy Opportunities: Conversations with Adolescent Health Experts

This series of print and podcast interviews, "Creating Healthy Opportunities: Conversations with Adolescent Health Experts," features: Shay Bilchik, JD; Jane Brown, PhD; Angela Diaz, MD, MPH; Abigail English, JD, and Richard Kreipe, MD.

All interviews were conducted by Karen Brown, a public radio reporter and freelance journalist who specializes in health care. A winner of numerous national awards, including the Edward R. Murrow Award and Daniel Schorr Journalism Prize, she most recently received the 2008-09 Kaiser Media Fellowship in Health. Brown’s work frequently appears on NPR, in national magazines and newspapers.

The interviews were commissioned by the Partners in Program Planning for Adolescent Health (PIPPAH) initiative of the Maternal and Child Health Bureau (MCHB), Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA). PIPPAH grantees include: the American Academy of Pediatrics, the American Bar Association, the American College of Preventive Medicine, CityMatCH, the Healthy Teen Network, the National Association of County and City Health Officials, the National Conference of State Legislatures, and the National Institute for Health Care Management (NIHCM) Foundation.


The views presented are those of the interviewee and do not necessarily represent the views of the MCHB, HRSA or any individual PIPPAH Grantee. Copyright 2009, PIPPAH grantees. All rights reserved©