Karen Weintraub

Karen WeintraubKaren Weintraub, a freelance Health/Science journalist, writes for USA Today, The Boston Globe, The New York Times, BBC.com and other news outlets. She has co-written two books and two e-books with Harvard doctors, including “The Autism Revolution” and “Fast Minds: How to Thrive If You Have ADHD Or Think You Might.” Before becoming a freelancer, Weintraub covered local governments and businesses for a dozen years at the Philadelphia Inquirer, the (now defunct) Houston Post, and the Virginian-Pilot, and then spent eight years as an editor at The Boston Globe. She spent the 2008-09 academic year as a Knight Science Journalism Fellow at MIT.