Stephanie Stahl, CBS 3 and The CW Philly 57’s Emmy Award-winning medical specialist, is featured daily on Eyewitness News.
As one of the television industry’s most respected medical reporters, Stahl has been recognized by community and health organizations alike for her hard-hitting yet compassionate approach to her beat, an approach that has changed lives and influenced medical practices.
One investigative report that Stahl reported about an e-coli outbreak in the Philadelphia region was instrumental to the development of new federal recommendations for petting zoos That is characteristic of her work, but viewers have also seen Stahl “on their side” resolving medical bills; arranging surgery to repair a facial disfigurement that gave a Chester County man his life back, and telling the emotional story of a teen who came back from a suicide attempt to recover, graduate and move on in life to inspire others.
Stahl is also a multiple Emmy Award winner for outstanding medical reporting. In 2004, she and colleague Carol Erickson each won a local Emmy Award for “Carol’s Story,” their moving series about Carol’s battle with breast cancer. In 2005, Stahl received the prestigious Diamond Award from Temple University Hospital’s Auxiliary for her “dedication to excellence, her professional and personal integrity, and her deep sense of compassion for others.” In addition, the Pennsylvania Public Health Association honored her with its 2000 Media Award; the local chapter of the American Liver Foundation named Stahl its Media Professional of the Year in 2001 and that same year, the Cardiovascular Institute presented Stahl with its Leadership Award for “positively impacting the health of the Delaware Valley.”
Women in Communications recognized her contributions with its highest honor, the Sarah Award. In 2011, the Broadcast Pioneers of Philadelphia inducted Stahl into its Hall of Fame.
Stahl joined CBS 3 in 1992. Previously, she had been an anchor/reporter for WCAU-TV since 1986. A native of South Florida, Stahl began her broadcasting career at WRC-TV in Washington, D. C. She was an anchor/reporter at WPEC-TV in West Palm Beach, Florida and at Miami’s WSVN-TV before coming to Philadelphia. Stahl is a graduate of American University in Washington, D. C. where she received a Bachelor of Arts degree.
Stahl, her husband, Jim, and son, Matthew, reside in Montgomery County outside of Philadelphia.
A new app is about to become available to help people who are struggling with addiction and an Olympic winner who is behind the new technology.
The science of nutrition has expanded dramatically – with more doctors now putting food ahead of medicine to help cure what ails you.
The ACA, otherwise known as Obamacare, has specific health protections for the LGBTQ community.
A life-saving kidney transplant has finally happened for a woman whose family first tried to find help on Craigslist from a stranger.
A growing new trend is making the final passing as easy and peaceful as possible with the help of a specially trained person.
With the help of technology, the mayor communicated with students at the HMS School for Children with Cerebral Palsy in the University City.
A new study examines the benefits and negative aspects of medical marijuana.
CDC guidelines now recommend that girls and boys, starting at age 11, receive two doses of the new and improved HPV vaccines.
There’s a song that’s scientifically proven to help you sleep that can work in just eight minutes.
There are 1.6 million teenagers in Pennsylvania between the ages of 10 to 19. Their health now often sets the course for the rest of their lives.
Doctors say it’s still not too late to get a flu shot.
Philadelphia is surrounded by highways. Traffic is everywhere. Now new research says living close to busy roads can increase your risk of dementia.
New research shows the injury is a growing problem for females in particular.
Experts say while exercise is important, weight loss is mostly related…
Experts are saying more people should be making resolutions about their teeth.