Laura Dorwart

Laura Dorwart is a health journalist with a focus on mental health, pregnancy-related conditions, and disability rights. Her writing has been published in VICE, SELF, The New York Times, The Guardian, The Week, HuffPost, BuzzFeed Reader, Catapult, Pacific Standard, Health, Insider, Forbes, TalkPoverty, Verywell Health, and many more. Her work on rural health and financing healthcare has appeared in outlets like Inside Philanthropy and Moneygeek. Laura has worked for several higher education institutions in the communications sector. She was a copywriter for healthcare organizations that work with medical students and nursing students. Her work has been cited by peer-reviewed publications on social work, prenatal testing, neonatal nursing, and prison healthcare reform. Laura has a Ph.D. from UC San Diego and an MFA in Nonfiction Writing from Antioch University.

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