While CNN Correspondent Oren Liebermann is in the US on a book tour, he has agreed to make a special stop at LVH to discuss the state of journalism in today's "post-truth" era, his career, and his new book, The Insulin Express, in which he discusses the challenges and rewards of living a fulfilling life as a world-traveler with Type I Diabetes. There will be plenty of opportunity for Q&A!
Oren Liebermann is a CNN correspondent based in Jerusalem. A journalist with a wealth of experience, Liebermann is responsible for covering major news stories across Israel, the Palestinian territories and the wider region.
Liebermann joined the network in 2015 and one of his first assignments was to report on the Israeli elections. In April of the same year, Liebermann covered the earthquake that struck Nepal. Liebermann has also interviewed former President of Israel Shimon Peres.
Prior to joining CNN, Liebermann served as a General Assignment Reporter in Philadelphia for CBS 3. Whilst working for CBS 3, Liebermann reported on major stories across Pennsylvania including Hurricane Sandy and the Penn State sex abuse scandal.
Throughout his career, Liebermann has won a number of accolades for his reporting including two Emmys and three Associated Press awards. He has a degree in Business from the University of Virginia and a master's degree in Broadcast Journalism from Syracuse University. He lives in Jerusalem with his wife and is a keen traveler and pilot. Liebermann has Type 1 Diabetes and is a passionate advocate for others with the condition.
Follow him on Twitter @orenCNN.
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