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Natasha Loder

Healthcare Correspondent — The Economist
As seen in: The Economist, 1843
Covers:  pharma, health, drug pricing, healthcare, medical breakthroughs, medical technology.
Doesn't Cover: global health policy, WHO, Obamacare, quarterly results, corporate hiring

Healthcare Correspondent, The Economist. Opinions=own. Apparently I'm a #digitalhealth influencer. Populariser of the word "crapsule".

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Natasha Loder is The Economist's Healthcare correspondent and based in London. She covers the pharmaceutical industry, medical science and technology. Between 2011 and 2014 she worked as a foreign correspondent in Chicago, covering the Midwest, American education and agriculture.

She has worked ...

What was your first job as a journalist?

A small newsletter called Research Fortnight in the UK.

Have you ever used a typewriter?


What does it mean to be a journalist?

Curiosity and a compulsion to tell a story.