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Marilynn Marchione

Chief Medical Writer — Associated Press
As seen in: Associated Press, Yahoo, Bloomberg Businessweek, ABC News, The Washington Post, Time Magazine, Chicago Tribune, Salon and 839 more
Covers:  consumer health news, major diseases_ cancer, medical research of broad consumer interest, heart disease, etc., pivotal or very novel clinical trials, infectious diseases, the new england journal of medicine
Doesn't Cover: health insurance, health care policy/politics, product pitches, early-stage clinical trials unless extremely novel, business-only news such as company earnings

I cover major medical meetings, write national health stories for the Associated Press and bike to work whenever I can.

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Marilynn Marchione became AP Medical Writer in 2004 after more than 25 years as a reporter and editor at metropolitan daily newspapers in Milwaukee, Chicago and Akron. She was named AP's Chief Medical Writer in September 2011.

At the AP, she has focused on consumer news, seeking daily and enterpr...

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