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Judy Martin Finch
Director for Media Relations
Diane Duke Williams
Associate Director for Media Relations
Tamara Bhandari, Senior Medical Science Writer
Tamara covers pathology, immunology, medical microbiology, cell biology, neurology, and radiology. She holds a bachelor’s degree in molecular biophysics and biochemistry and in sociology from Yale University, a master’s in public health/infectious diseases from the University of California, Berkeley, and a PhD in infectious disease immunology from the University of California, San Diego.
email@example.com | 314-286-0122
Jim Dryden, Director of Broadcast and Podcasts
Jim covers psychiatry and neuroscience, orthopedics, diabetes, obesity and nutrition. He has a bachelor’s degree in English literature from the University of Missouri-St. Louis.
firstname.lastname@example.org | 314-286-0110
Elizabethe Holland Durando, Director of Medical News
Elizabethe oversees School of Medicine content in the Record, and covers public and global health and various other topics. She has a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Illinois and a master’s degree in journalism from The Ohio State University.
email@example.com | 314-286-0119
Jim Goodwin, Associate Director of Strategic Communications, Siteman Cancer Center
Jim covers Siteman Cancer Center at Barnes-Jewish Hospital and Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. He also is chair of the Public Affairs & Marketing Network (PAMN), comprised of communications and marketing professionals representing 70 U.S. cancer centers. He has a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Nebraska.
firstname.lastname@example.org | 314-286-0166
Huy Mach, Video Producer & Storyteller
Huy uses visual storytelling in his coverage of medical education, patient care, and research. He was part of a team of photographers at the St. Louis Post-Dispatch that won the Pulitzer Prize for breaking news photography in 2015. He has a bachelor’s degree in photojournalism from Western Kentucky University.
Judy Martin-Finch, Director of Media Relations
Judy covers physical therapy and occupational therapy. She has a bachelor’s degree in radio/TV broadcasting from William Woods University
email@example.com | 314-286-0105 (o) | 314-750-4213 (m)
Kristina Sauerwein, Senior Medical Science Writer
Kristina covers pediatrics, surgery and student life. She has a bachelor’s degree in newspaper journalism and a minor in sociology from Syracuse University.
firstname.lastname@example.org | 314-747-7921
Julia Evangelou Strait, Senior Medical Science Writer
Julia covers the McDonnell Genome Institute, cardiology, developmental biology, radiation oncology and other cancer-related news. She has a bachelor’s degree in engineering science from Iowa State University and a master’s degree in biomedical engineering from the University of Minnesota.
email@example.com | 314-286-0141
Diane Duke Williams, Associate Director of Media Relations
Diane covers obstetrics and gynecology, emergency medicine and the Institute for Public Health. She has a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Arkansas and a master’s degree in journalism from the University of Missouri.
firstname.lastname@example.org | 314-286-0111 (o) | 314-750-2318 (m)