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Below, you will find a alphabetized list of CBC personalities. To search for personality simply click on the appropriate letter in the alphabet line provided. For example, if you would like to read about Evan Solomon, simple click on the letter "S" to read the listings for people whose surnames start with letter "S".


Pauline Dakin
Host | Maritime Magazine
Health Reporter | CBC News
 
Pauline Dakin is the national health/medical reporter for CBC News and the host of Maritime Magazine. She's won numerous awards for her medical reporting, including a Michener citation, awards from the National Science Writers Association, The Canadian Medical Association/Canadian Nurses Association, the Registered Nurses Association of Ontario, an Investigative Reporters and Editors prize, and multiple awards from the Canadian Association of Journalists.
 
Born in North Vancouver, B.C. she's lived from coast to coast with stops in Winnipeg, and Saint John, N.B. She has reported for newspaper, television and radio. She's now based in Halifax, Nova Scotia, where she has been with CBC Radio since 1993, working at various times as a reporter, editor, producer and host.
 
Pauline's hobbies include gardening, renovating her 100-year-old house, playing piano and kick-boxing. She's the proud mom and devoted taxi-driver of two daughters.