Andrew Holtz on Muck Rack

Andrew Holtz

Portland, OR
Covers:  media portrayals of health & medicine, public health, medicine, health policy, media ethics, health, health care, medical tv shows

House MD vs Reality, Medical Sci. of House, Real Grey’s Anatomy, fmr CNN Med. Corr.,

Read Full Bio →


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 a...

Search Tweets

Twitter Feed

@HoltzReport — 1,828 followers, 5,268 tweets

Nov 21, 2017

Clips from my #WCSJ2017 presentation on reporting about vaccines (& other medical interventions) w @HealthNewsRevu criteria. Podcast by @AstroSibs

Nov 21, 2017

RT @schmangee: Actually, the curb lane doesn't have to be for parked cars. And when it isn't, a whole world of possibilities opens…

Nov 21, 2017

RT @chrislhayes: I’ll note that this is a far greater threat to public safety than overstaying a visa or sneaking across a border. 

Show More

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.

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

Can't think of any.