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Kenny Goldberg

Health Reporter

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Kenny Goldberg covers health for KPBS.

Kenny reports on a wide range of health topics and has done international reporting on HIV and AIDS.

His radio and television work has garnered three Golden Mike awards, Best in Show from the Society of Professional Journalists, and numerous other honors. He has also been awarded fellowships from the New York Times Foundation and the National Press Foundation.

In addition to his work for KPBS, Kenny is a frequent contributor to the California Report, heard on public radio stations throughout California.

A Seattle native, Kenny graduated from the University of Washington, and began his broadcasting career in the news departments of KOGO and KSDO in San Diego.

In his spare time, Kenny loves to practice tai chi, hike, and travel with his wife, Angela.

Recent Stories

Hundreds Rally For Planned Parenthood In Balboa Park

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The threat of a cut off of federal funding for Planned Parenthood prompted hundreds of people to rally Friday in Balboa Park.

New Survey Reveals Americans' Fears About Aging

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A new survey reveals most people think America is not well prepared to take care of its seniors.

California Rises In Rankings In Scorecard On Health System Performance

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California improved more than any other state in the latest scorecard on health system performance from the Commonwealth Fund.

Low-Income, Older Californians Would Be Hit Hardest By Obamacare Repeal Plan

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Older and low-income Californians would feel the pain under the Republican plan to repeal Obamacare.

San Diego Congressional Reps Hold Town Halls

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Republicans Darrell Issa and Duncan Hunter, and Democrat Susan Davis, all held town hall meetings on Saturday.

Brain Injury Rehabilitation Experts To Meet In San Diego

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The latest advancements in treatment will be one of the topics this weekend at the 12th annual Scripps Health conference on brain injury and rehabilitation.

California Consumer Groups Blast Obamacare Repeal Plan

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Consumer groups call the Republican plan to repeal the Affordable Care Act a major step backward for California.

Disability Rights Groups Oppose Obamacare Repeal

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The disabled rights community fears the GOP plan to repeal Obamacare could eliminate some vital protections.


Clinic Restores San Diego Seniors' Smiles With Much-Needed Dental Care

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Dental care is hard to come by for seniors, but a dental clinic in downtown San Diego is trying to reverse that trend.

Mission Bay Run-Walk Highlights Need For Colon Cancer Screenings

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A special run-walk along Mission Bay on Saturday will try to raise awareness about the need for colorectal cancer screenings.

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