Health Journalists

Browse the directory of health journalists below. We found 203 health journalists listed.

Tesneem Ayoub

Freelance Journalist and Blogger

Tesneem Ayoub is a budding journalist and blogger who has had varied experience in writing and editing news stories and features, focusing mainly on health and social issues. Her work has featured in Nursing Times, Gulf Today and Blasting News US. Tesneem currently writes news and features for the Qatar-based community website Having worked both in Europe and the Middle East, Tesneem has experienced journalism from a multicultural perspective and has been able to adapt this in her work. She is also fluent in English and Arabic and speaks intermediate-level French. Tesneem Ayoub is currently available for freelance writing opportunities. You can contact Tesneem via email at: Tesneem[dot]ayoub[at]gmail[dot]com


Interne en Médecine \\ Communication en santé

Interne en médecine à Nantes depuis novembre 2014, je me suis orienté vers la spécialité de Santé Publique pour appréhender la santé d’une manière plus globale et m’ouvrir à d’autres champs que ceux de la médecine clinique. Titulaire du DU de Journalisme médical, je me spécialise en communication en intégrant le Grade-Master CDO de Sciences-Po Rennes. Aujourd’hui, le traitement, la production et le partage de l’information sont au cœur de mes perspectives professionnelles.

Anita Haridat, Ph.D

Anita Haridat has her bachelor's degree in life sciences, her master's degree in clinical nutrition and her Ph.D in health care/business administration. Anita's writing showcases a broad array of topics including medicine, wellness, positivity, empowerment and literature.

United States of America

Julie Anne Petro

Senior Communications Manager

I thrive on keeping business stakeholders aligned around the organizational “why?” Articulate change agent with 7+ years of communications management experience in intensive scientific research and software development settings. Insightful, strategic thinker who partners effectively with business leaders to define, plan, and deliver organizational brand.


Emily Moran

Freelance Writer, Social Media Manager

Ohio grown. Writer, content creator, certified health coach, avid runner, pilates enthusiast, traveler, and plant nerd.


Doug Levy

Science/health/food/wine/travel/tech writer

Peabody-award winning investigative reporter. Food/wine/travel blogger and long-time science, technology and health care journalist. Former chief communications officer at Columbia University Irving Medical Center in New York, NY; communications director and lecturer at UCSF School of Medicine; health and technology reporter for USA Today; science editor at UPI. Communications adviser to government and non-profit organizations. Author of The Communications Golden Hour: The Essential Guide to Public Information When Every Minute Counts, acclaimed handbook for police/fire/municipal communicators.

Jeffrey Fox


I write for a variety of platforms and styles. I personally love writing travel and lifestyle pieces, but also have the ability to do SEO content writing and health/surgical writing.

United States of America

Ruby Redekopp

Freelance Writer & Strategic Communication Student

Motto: To truly be persuasive, you must be honest. Email: [email protected]

United States of America

Melissa McCart

Editor, The Bittman Project on Substack

Co-author with Rick Easton of Bread and Salt, "Bread and How To Eat It," Knopf, 2022 Freelancer: Eater National, Saveur, Bon Appetit, Taste Cooking, Washington Post, Washington City Paper, Washingtonian, and others. Previous: Eater NY editor, Newsday restaurant columnist, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette restaurant columnist, Broward Palm-Beach New Times restaurant columnist

Nicole Gibbs

Storyteller. Wordsmith.

Nicole is a freelance writer with an MFA in Creative Writing with an emphasis on Fiction and Creative Nonfiction. She has a Master's degree in Special Education as well, and teaches a high school mod/severe life skills class. Nicole has been published on The Manifest-Station, and Scary Mommy, amongst other places. She is working on a memoir.