Writer, Editor, Content Strategist

Writing

Writing

In the last 10+ years in journalism and communications, I've written about health, law, finance, education, and travel. Following are samples of published journalism and organizational writing -- which includes brand journalism, content marketing, press releases, and video. I also write a travel blog and on other topics

Journalism

Following are some samples of my journalistic writing.

Working Outdoors: The Antidote to Our Attention Problems or Just Another Corporate Wellness Fad? Doist. October 8, 2018.

Take These Steps When You Feel Burned Out and Want to Start Over. Fast Company. October 1, 2018

Burned Out and Fantasizing About a Big Life Reset? Start Here Doist. September 17, 2018.

How Does the City Define its Neighborhoods? Chicago Magazine. June/July 2018.

Hotel Benvengudo Neighborhood Guide (Tips for Traveling in Provence, France) Arrivedo. July 2018.

Shining a Light on Hidden Medical Research Pacific Standard. April 22, 2015. 

Gambling with America’s Health Pacific Standard. September 15, 2014. 

Living the Dream The Inclusive. March 27, 2012.

Young Ex-BigLaw Attorneys Succeed with Own Boutique Law360. July 2, 2010.

'Squawk Box' Defendants Denied Bid For New Trial Forbes. July 26, 2010.

All Eyes on J&J as FDA Tests Criminal Powers Law360. June 9, 2010. 

Sotheby's Can Pursue CNet Founder's Assets Forbes. June 4, 2010.

Report Urges Firms To Cut Hours, Pay Instead Of Jobs Law360. October 22, 2009. 

Uncertainties Around Charters' Special Education Role News 21. July 30, 2009. 

Understanding Your Child's Special Education Rights News 21. July 28, 2009.

The Lesser Known Section of the Charter School Movement News 21. June 22, 2009.

A Charter School with a Special Mission News 21. June 20, 2009.

An Unorthodox Choice School Stories Education Reporting in NYC, Columbia School of Journalism. March 3, 2009.

Muslims, Christians, Jews Talk Turkey at 7th Annual Interfaith Teach-in Brooklyn Daily. November 28, 2008.

Ikea Shuttle Buses Don't Truck with Many Brooklyn Daily. September 24, 2008.

Meet An American Samoa Superdelegate: A Beauty Contest Judge Huffington Post. March 28, 2008. 

Time to Put Rezko to Rest Huffington Post. March 18, 2008.

Superdelegate Profile: Casa Blanca’s Jerome Wiley Segovia Huffington Post. March 3, 2008

Organizational Writing, Content Marketing & Public Relations

Following are samples of my writing for web, print, and video for organizations including NYU Langone HealthColumbia University Medical Center, the Interdisciplinary Association of Population Science, and the Federal Trade Commission. I've also written email newsletters and marketing campaigns, which I can provide on request. 

Web

Scrap the Slide Deck, and Other Advice from TED Talk Veteran Doctor NYU Langone Health. January 26, 2018.

Model Developed in India Offers Lessons on How to Make Healthcare More Sustainable NYU Langone Health. January 14, 2018.

To Tweet or Not to Tweet: Twitter for Academics Interdisciplinary Association of Population Science blog. January 2, 2018.

Conference Panel: Urban Health Panelists Urge Collaboration Interdisciplinary Association of Population Science blog. October 4, 2017.

Reaching Black Men in Barbershops Helps Promote Colorectal Cancer Screening NYU Langone Health. July 27, 2017.

What the Future Holds: How Repeal of the Affordable Care Act Might Affect Vulnerable Patients NYU Langone Health. April 19, 2017.

Research Team Builds Ties to Reduce Diabetes for New York City’s Bangladeshi Community NYU Langone Health. January 1, 2017.

The Powerful Influence of Celebrity Endorsements on Youth NYU Langone Health. November 3, 2016.

Kids Consume Sugary Drinks with Combo Meals NYU Langone Health. October 14, 2016.

When Medical Imaging Does More Harm Than Good & What to Tell the Patient NYU Langone Health. August 29, 2016.

Health Beyond Healthcare Focus at Inaugural Population Health Conference NYU Langone Health. April 29, 2016.

Carrot, Stick, or Prune Juice: Do Employee Wellness Programs Make Sense? NYU Langone Health. February 23, 2016.

A Pioneering Partnership to Bring Fairness to Compassionate Use Requests NYU Langone Health. January 7, 2016.

Retraction Watch's Ivan Oransky on Reigning in Academic Publishing's 'Wild West' NYU Langone Health. December 11, 2015.

Global Health Professionals Get Ethics Boot Camp NYU Langone Health. August 4, 2015.

Changing America's Eating Habits at the World Science Festival. NYU Langone Health. June 2, 2015.

Mental Health Providers May Have Biases Columbia University Medical Center Newsroom. March 17, 2014.

When the Prescription Becomes the Problem Columbia University Medical Center Newsroom. August 26, 2013. 

Bumps in the Road for Popular Pedestrian Program Columbia University Medical Center's Center for Injury Epidemiology and Prevention. April 23, 2013.

Paying Your Restaurant Bill in the Next Tech-ade FTC Tech-ade blog. November 2, 2006

Print

Department of Population Health: Bridging Medicine and Public Health 2018. sidebar articles on page 10, 13, 25, 30.

Programs to Improve Diets May Miss a Cultural Ingredient Spring 2015.

Mental Health is the Wrong Target 2014.

‘Big Push’ Global Health Initiatives are Popular, But Do They Work? Spring 2014.

Bringing ‘Consequentialism’ Back to Epidemiology Spring 2014.

Epidemiology 2014 Annual Report.

Spin Doctors? The Media, the Science, and the Hyping of Research Results Spring 2013.

The Public Health Crisis of Sexualized Violence Spring 2013.

Does Medical Marijuana Lead to Increased Use Among Teens? Winter 2012.

Press releases

Following is a sampling of press releases I have written about research, events and institutional news for NYU Langone Health.

NYU Langone Opens State-of-the-Art Hospital Pavilion, with City’s Newest Pediatric Hospital Facility in 15 Years. June 4, 2018.

NYU Langone Earns Perfect Score on LGBTQ+ Healthcare Equality by Human Rights Campaign March 30, 2018.

NYU School of Medicine Class of 2018 Celebrate Match Day Results March 20, 2018.

Diabetes Management Greatly Improved in High-Risk Ethnic Population through Community-Based Program January 31, 2018.

'Green' Cataract Surgery Model Drastically Reduces Environmental Footprint December 6, 2017.

Although Their Introductions as Treatment Are Different, Two Top Medications for Opioid Addiction Are Equally Effective November 15, 2017.

Reaching Black Men in Barbershops Could Lead to Early Detection of Colorectal Cancer July 25, 2017.

Expansion of Successful Online Population Health Resource Will Give More U.S. Cities Access to Key Health Data June 26, 2017.

Music Stars Marketing Unhealthy Food & Beverage Products Majority of the Time June 6, 2016.

Video

I worked on script writing, arranging interviews, collecting assets, and project managing to help create videos for NYU Langone Health.

What is Population Health? 

How Do We Improve Health Equity and Urban Well-Being? 

NYU Langone Population Health Convenes Annual Conference