Dr. Maria Simbra KDKA, Bio, MD, Wiki, Age, Husband, Parents, Birthday, Married, Salary and Net Worth

Dr. Maria Simbra Biography and Wiki

Dr. Maria Simbra is an American award-winning medical journalist for KDKA news who brings a unique set of skills to her position as a medical reporter on KDKA-TV. 

On KDKA-TV, Dr. Maria has reported on a variety of timely health care topics – from new medical technology to trends in health care, to diseases that touch our community with both insight and empathy. KDKA viewers have come to view her as a trusted member of their hometown news team.

As a physician with the added credential of an advanced journalism degree, she has been recognized for her work with the Award of Excellence from the National Association of Medical Communicators in 2006, two nominations for a Mid-Atlantic National Association of Television Arts and Sciences Emmy Award in 2006 and 2007, and an Emmy award in 2008.

She was awarded the Pennsylvania Associated Press Broadcasters Association Award in 2011, and the SWPA Media & Mental Health Award in 2013. In 2014, she was a Golden Quill finalist. She has bestowed the Media Orthopaedic Reporting Excellence Award in 2015 and 2016.

A leader in medical journalism, she has served on the Board of Directors of the Association of Health Care Journalists, and the National Association of Medical Communicators.

In addition to reporting for KDKA, she has been a clinical assistant professor of neurology at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, and prior to that was in private practice neurology in Beaver County. Transitioning into a new specialty, she is pursuing a master’s degree in public health, focusing on how the mass media affect public health.

Dr. Maria Simbra Age

Dr. Simbra has not disclosed her exact age to the public.

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Dr. Maria Simbra Height and Weight

Dr. Maria Simbra stands at an average height of 5 feet 8 inches with a moderate weight.

Dr. Maria Simbra Family

Dr. Maria was born and raised in Morgantown, W.Va, However, she has not disclosed any information on her parents or her family. Simbra earned her medical degree from the University of Pittsburgh school of medicine.

Dr. Maria Simbra Husband | Married

Dr.Maria is married to her loving husband “Jeffery Burket” who is an infectious disease physician. In their marriage, Dr. Maria and her husband Jeffery have been blessed with a wonderful daughter.

Dr. Maria Simbra Salary

KDKA News’ Dr Maria Simbra receives an annual salary of $85,000-$95,000 from her career as a news journalist. The normal pay of a news journalist ranges from between $ 24,292 and $ 72,507 which translates to an hourly average wage of between $ 10.15 and $ 31.32.

Dr. Maria Simbra Net Worth

Dr.Maria has an estimated net worth of $200,000-$500,000 as of 2022, from her successful career. Simbra’s primary source of income is his career as a Journalist. Through his various sources of income, Simbra has been able to accumulate a good fortune but prefers to lead a modest lifestyle.

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Originally posted 2022-09-11 00:20:17.

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