Omar Ghaffar, MD

STRONG MEMORIAL HOSPITAL

601 ELMWOOD AVE

Articles

Reporting Under Fire: Understanding Psychopathology of War Journalists

April 02, 2005

The dozens of journalists killed while covering the current war in Iraq gives currency to the dangers encountered by those who bring us the news from the world's conflict zones. Despite the risks inherent in their profession, it is only recently that the psychological health of war reporters has been captured in a systematic and empirical manner.