Hollywood Health & Society

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jennifer cecil leads storytelling workshop
Wednesday, December 3, 2014

Hollywood, Health & Society brought its own proven perspective on the power of entertainment to one of the most important global health battles, leading an international group of writers to participate in a storytelling workshop and panel discussion at the 2014 World Cancer Congress in Melbourne, Australia.

2014 sentinel graphic
Monday, October 13, 2014 - 11:15am

Hollywood, Health & Society’s 15th annual Sentinel Awards had it all, including top names from the entertainment industry, a NASA astronaut who wowed the audience when she recounted her childhood dream to one day follow in the footsteps of Neil Armstrong, and moving tributes to the

image of panel discussion
Friday, September 19, 2014 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

What do you get when you mix TV legend Norman Lear with climate change experts and some of the funniest comedy writers around, and put them all in front of a packed house?

Image of Panelists
Tuesday, July 22, 2014

One only had to look at a montage of video clips from TV shows presented at Affordable Me, our panel on Obamacare, to see how far we’ve come.

extreme realities panel
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 - 7:00pm

HH&S presented an invitation-only screening of "Extreme Realities," a new installment of the acclaimed series Journey to Planet Earth, at the Linwood Dunn Theater on April 30. The documentary, narrated by Matt Damon, explores how severe weather brought on by climate change can cause food shortages and other threats to global and national security.

Obamacare panel members at WGAE
Tuesday, February 18, 2014

Lost in all the white-hot noise over the recent rocky roll-out for Obamacare enrollment was an overlooked but important fact: the Affordable Care Act had fundamentally changed how health insurance companies could operate.

writers group tours NASA-JPL campus
Wednesday, January 8, 2014 - 9:00am to 4:30pm

With the sun shining and deer quietly nestled on patches of lawn at the wooded, tranquil NASA-JPL complex in the foothills near Pasadena, it’s easy to forget that some of the world’s most advanced research is being conducted—right here in our own back yard—on how to counteract the dark threat brought on by global warming.