Kaitlin Sullivan

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Title: Freelance health and science journalist
Education: CUNY Graduate School of Journalism
Expertise: genetics, cancer, Covid-19, environmental health, heart health, inflammatory bowel disease, sexual and reproductive health
  • Award-winning health and science journalist


Kaitlin Sullivan is a health and science journalist based in Colorado. She's a contributor to NBC News and has reported for NPR, The Guardian, VICE and Popular Science, among others. She's been part of multiple award-winning investigations into health topics including the international medical device industry and maternal mortality in New York City.

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Kaitlin has a master's degree in health and science reporting from the Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism at CUNY.

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