Emma Cott is a video journalist for The New York Times, where she shoots, produces, and edits national and local video stories. Before joining the Times in July, 2012, Emma worked on documentaries for a number of outlets, including FRONTLINE PBS, Independent Lens, The PBS NewsHour, and NBC News. She spent almost a year in Oakland’s county hospital, field producing the Oscar short-listed documentary about healthcare in America, "The Waiting Room". Emma graduated from the UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism in 2009. She lives in Brooklyn with her husband.