Stephanie Henkel

Staff Reporter (Health Care, Law)

Stephanie Henkel covers health care, biotech, law, insurance, advertising, marketing and public relations throughout the greater San Fernando Valley. She joined the company in September 2015.

Henkel previously interned as a foreign correspondent covering Turkey’s 2014 presidential election from Istanbul. Before that, she wrote content for Global Animal in Santa Monica, an animal-advocacy online magazine.

She has a Master of Arts degree in Mass Communication as well as a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management, both from California State University Northridge.

Henkel can be reached at (818) 316-3130, or by email:

Phone: 818-316-3130 Extension: 124

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Around the Valleys

News and notes from the greater San Fernando Valley

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Allergists and doctors concur that this year is one of the worst allergy seasons in Valley history.

Fix for Bedsores

MEDICAL DEVICE: Lift prevents pain for patients, caregivers.

By making immobile patients easier to move, the makers of Boemba hope to relieve bedsores.

Hum of Construction Heard at Valley Hospitals

LIST: Projects range from a rehab clinic to building with half-billion dollar budget.

In growth mode, Valley hospitals expand facilities.

Which Pitch Won at CSUN ‘Shark Tank’?

Student entrepreneurs compete for services and seed money.

CSUN’s pitch contest for startups features seed-money prizes.

Avita Medical Files Patent Infringement Petition

Avita Medical Ltd., a Valencia company that makes regenerative treatments for wounds and skin defects, has filed a petition against a patent owned by competitor New York-based Renovacare Sciences Corp.

SEC Investigates ImmunoCellular

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