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Nancy Shute is a health and medicine reporter for NPR and edits NPR’s health blog. She has contributed to the New York Times, National Geographic, Smithsonian, and many other publications. She has taught science writing at Johns Hopkins’ advanced academic programs, and trains journalists and scientists on using social media and digital tools. She’s covered just about every topic in science, with the exception of naked mole rats. From 2011-2012 she was president of the National Association of Science Writers.