Emma is a science journalist. She holds a Master’s degree from Boston University in Science and Medical Journalism as well as a Bachelor’s degree in neuroscience from Lafayette College. She’ll write about anything that makes her stroke her imaginary beard and wipe her non-existent reading glasses, but her passions primarily lie in medicine and neuroscience.
Her work has appeared in The Scientist, Vice, NEO.LIFE, Cystic Fibrosis News Today, TheAtlantic.com, NPR Shots, Kaiser Health News, The American Society of Hematology (ASH) Clinical News, MD Magazine, and Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology News.
She is also a recipient of the 2019 Communicator of Excellence award in writing for a feature article in ASH Clinical News.
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