American Medical News

I joined American Medical News, “the newspaper for America’s physicians,” in 2005. I worked as a reporter covering medical ethics, health care quality and patient safety for the newspaper’s Professional Issues section.

Here is some general information about the newspaper, which stopped publishing in September 2013.

Here is a complete archive of my work for the paper. Click below to follow my medical news-dedicated FacebookGoogle+ and Twitter accounts.

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