• Member, Association of Health Care Journalists since 2004
  • Master of Public Administration

University of Missouri-Kansas City

  • Master of Arts, English 

University of Missouri-Kansas City

  • Bachelor of Journalism 

Missouri School of Journalism

University of Missouri-Columbia 

Recent feathers in my cap!

  • National Institute of Health Care Management Foundation Health Care Print Journalism Awards, finalist, 2019

  • Association for Women in Communications, Clarion Award, Newspaper Feature Series, won by Neurology Today for a series on physician burnout, 2018  

  • Association for Women in Communications, Clarion Award, Magazine Series, “Unintended Consequences: How Government Policies Have Increased the Cost of Cancer Care,” Oncology Times, 2015

  • American Society of Business Press Editors, Gold Regional Award, Feature Article-General Interest, “Harnessing the Power of Sustainability,” Hospitals & Health Networks, 2015

  • Folio Magazine Eddie Award, Profiles in Oncology Social Media, Oncology Times, 2014

  • Association of Health Care Journalists Reporting Fellowship on Health Care Performance, 2014. Supported by The Commonwealth Fund.

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