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Roni Selig Joins CNN’s Medical Team

Another health news job move to report.

Roni Selig is joining CNN Worldwide as senior executive producer/director of the health and wellness medical unit. Selig will lead CNN’s medical reporting and investigations across all platforms, working alongside chief medical correspondent Dr. Sanjay Gupta.

“Roni Selig is the right match for Sanjay’s outstanding medical reporting,” said CNN SVP Nancy Lane. “Roni will help advance CNN’s health coverage pairing the unit’s dynamic breaking news and important health reporting with an increased focus on personal wellness reporting.”

Selig has 30 years of experience in news and program development for both broadcast and cable networks, most recently as SVP of east coast development and programming for Walt Disney Company/ABC Productions. Before that Selig worked at Oxygen Media, Warner Brothers/Telepictures, Lifetime, Universal Television and Sony Pictures Entertainment/Columbia Tristar Television.

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