Keira McGuire, Multimedia Producer

Keira McGuire
Keira McGuire is a health reporter and multimedia producer for WITF. She hosts and produces Transforming Health television programs as well as other shows and documentaries for WITF’s Original Productions. McGuire produced the Emmy Award winning series HealthSmart for the last ten years. Keira previously worked at WBFF in Baltimore and WMDT in Salisbury as a reporter and anchor. She’s a graduate of Towson University.

Latest by Keira McGuire


Some say food insecurity can alter a child’s future. But it doesn’t have to.

As Pennsylvania’s executive director of advocacy and reform, Dan Jurman looks out for vulnerable populations in the state — a job that has been personal from day one. His childhood included homelessness, food insecurity, family substance abuse, and other adverse experiences.

Jurman recognizes that people helped him along the way. He says others who experience adversity as children need that help too.

By Keira McGuire


Gene mutations linked to higher rates of leukemia in Hispanic and Latino children

“Every discovery always opens more questions like why this particularly change in genes happens more in this population versus the others,” said Dr. Sinisa Dovat.

By Keira McGuire

Hershey doctor using genetic research to learn why people develop thyroid cancer

In his role as a head and neck surgical oncologist Dr. David Goldenberg treats many patients with thyroid cancer.

By Keira McGuire

Updated: March 19, 2021 | 1:18 pm

Learning During a Pandemic

On Transforming Health: Education During a Pandemic we’ll hear from parents, teachers and students as they recount what the past year has been like.

By Keira McGuire and Fred Vigeant

Congratulations to WITF’s Central PA Spelling Bee winner Viseth Meng!

Congratulations to Viseth and good luck in the national bee!

By Keira McGuire

A day in the life of a teacher practicing mindfulness during a pandemic 

“It can’t hurt to give 60 seconds of your day to something that could change your life.”

By Keira McGuire

WITF honored with four Mid-Atlantic Emmy Award nominations

The nominations recognize the breadth of WITF’s original productions and WITF’s desire to preserve history, educate and entertain.

By Keira McGuire

Transforming Health: Finding Calm in the Chaos

Three people share their thoughts on how to find peace during challenging times.

By Keira McGuire

A day in the life of a coroner during the COVID-19 pandemic

York County Coroner Pam Gay said opioid deaths have drastically increased since the start of the pandemic.

By Keira McGuire
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