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Portland, OR
Freelance Journalist
Covers:  Media Portrayals Of Health & Medicine, Public Health, Medicine, Health Policy, Media Ethics, Health, Health Care, Medical Tv Shows

Author: House MD vs. Reality, Medical Science of House, Real Grey’s Anatomy, fmr CNN Med. Corresp.,,

Andrew Holtz's Biography

Former CNN Medical Correspondent Andrew Holtz is an independent journalist. He wrote “The Medical Science of House, M.D.” , “The Real Grey’s Anatomy” and “House M.D. vs. Reality”. Holtz was medicine in the media columnist for Oncology Times. A video series reporting and analyzing health news is archived here. Holtz was on the board of the Association of Health Care Journalists for 11 ... Read Full Bio →

What was your first job as a journalist?

Unpaid: KZSU-FM Stanford; reporter > News Director. Paid: KENI-TV (now KTUU) Newschannel 2, Anchorage, Alaska; reporter/anchor.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

In the early days of CNN, we used portable manual typewriters in the field. The scripts were couriered with tapes to bureaus or feed points.
Jul 10, 2014

@cardiobrief: Nice job by @ivanoransky and @armarcus: NY Times Op Ed: Crack Down on Scientific Fraudsters

Jul 07, 2014

RT @BikePortland: Busted on video! (w narration) ;-) RT @Crazytraffic99: Union Cab 118 stops, runs red light, SW Columbia & Naito: http://t…

Jul 07, 2014

My answer to @MuckRack Daily's trivia question: DuMont. My father worked there in the early 50s.

Jun 23, 2014

RT @CarmenGentile: Egypt is being a real stubborn dick about this. Imprisoning journalists is the hallmark of an asshole state.…

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