Associate editor of Pain Medicine News and Gastroenterology & Endoscopy News. Former associate editor of Custom Media at the McMahon Group, where I worked to create magazines for hospitals and health systems. Science reporter, with stories appearing in Audubon Magazine, Popular Science, Scientific American and more. Alumna of the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry & Syracuse University. Native Long Islander and tree hugger.