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Fatima, Jaheem, and Ms. Campbell, (video), Fatima Kourouma, Program Manager and Community Health Worker, visits a family, April 10, 2019.

When Communicating Is More Than What You Say, Part 1 in a two-part series about AIRnyc Community Health Workers, by Enrico Cullen, Chief Strategy Officer, April 10, 2019.

I See Not Just Physical Asthma, but Emotional Asthma, by Mariana Sanchez, Senior Community Health Worker, August 22, 2018.


CEO Roundtable at the 25th Annual Wharton Healthcare Business Conference (podcast) moderated by Steve Kraus (Bessemer Venture Partners) and Trevor Price (Oxeon Partners) with guests Rushika Fernandopulle (CEO, Iora Health), Jaewon Ryu (CEO, Geisinger), and Shoshanah Brown (CEO, AIRnyc), January 21, 2019. WHCBC 2019.

 “Shoshanah Brown works to bring home healthcare to underserved New York City communities.” Ideas and Insights, Columbia Business School, November 29, 2018.

"An overlooked way to stay out of the hospital: Community-based organizations are key resources, but face prohibitive obstacles." Letter to the Editor, Crain's New York Business, July 31, 2018. 

"AIRnyc Is Evolving Its Name And Integrating Its Home-Based Model To Address Multiple Chronic Diseases." Press Release via PRNewswire, April 26, 2018. 

"The Long-Term Consequences of Living at NYCHA," Politico, April 9, 2018.

AIRnyc's work highlighted at Tamer Center for Social Enterprise Awards Breakfast with Remarks by Executive Director Shoshanah Brown, Columbia Business School, April 16, 2017. 

Nina Del Rio interviews AIRnyc Executive Director Shoshanah Brown on Get Connected, 106.7 Lite FM, May 22, 2016. 

"Medicaid Panel Gets a Progress Report on DSRIP: Community Groups Make Please to State Oversight Panel: Invest in CBOs," Crain's New York Business, January 22, 2016. 

"Nonprofits, Hospitals Partner to Keep New Yorkers Healthy," Crain's New York Business, August 27, 2015

"AIRnyc Battles Asthma in the City's Poorest Neighborhoods," Crain's New York Business, August 25, 2015. 

"Exclusive: Patients suffering from asthma make up nearly a quarter of Harlem Hospital's emergency room visits," New York Daily News,October 8, 2014

Community Health Worker Isaac Lief on a Home Visit, ABC's Here and Now, August 18, 2014

Executive Director Shoshanah Brown and Community Health Worker Fatima Kourouma, ABC's Here and Now, August 18, 2014

"AIRharlem Helps Children with Asthma," Eyewitness News/ABC7 NY,February 20, 2013

"AIRharlem Hosts Fitness Day For Children With Asthma," NY1, October 13, 2012

"Mexicana Ayuda a Hispanos de Harlem a Combatir el Asma," El Diario, October 24, 2012. AIRnyc's Mariana Sanchez is featured! 

 "U.S. Praises Program in City for Children with Asthma," The New York Times, January 14, 2005

"An Everyday Struggle for Breath; Childhood Asthma Project Reaches Out in Harlem," The New York Times, May 1, 2003