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NPR Marketplace Interviews Kenworthy

crowdfunding comic strip excerptDr. Nora Kenworthy was interviewed by Marketplace on NPR for the story Crowdfunding for your life with Lizzie O'Leary. Nora's research with Lauren Berliner on found successful campaigns hinged on "your ability to market yourself and your illness."

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Kenworthy Study Featured in The Atlantic

The Atlantic photo accompanying article featuring Dr. KenworthyNora Kenworthy, Associate Professor in our School, was cited in The Atlantic article, "Even the Insured Often Can't Afford Their Medical Bills."   

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Assistant Professor Nora Kenworthy Makes Headlines in The Herald

nora kenworthyAssistant Professors Nora Kenworthy and Lauren Berliner's research findings were featured in an article in The Herald on Thursday, March 16.  Their study, published last month in Social Science & Medicine, looked at the success of crowdfunding for medical bills and revealed surprising results.

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Assistant Professor Kenworthy and Team Receive Grant

map of africaCongratulations to researchers, Drs. Nora Kenworthy, Johanna Crane, and Lynn Thomas!  Their project, "The Past, Present, and Future of U.S. Global Health Partnerships in Africa" has been awarded a Collaboration Studio Grant which provide UW faculty groups with leave to catalyze, deepen, or reconfigure cross-disciplinary research and to work toward publication.

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