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Rob Waters

San Francisco Bay Area
Freelance Health Writer — Freelance

Journalist writing on health, mental health, science, public health. Forbes blogger. Father. From Detroit, live in Berkeley.

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Biography

Journalist and travel writer Rob Waters writes about health, science, criminal justice and world culture. He contributes to STAT, an Internet-based health and science publication started by the Boston Globe. He covered biotechnology for Bloomberg News, was a senior editor at WebMD, contributing e...

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Articles by Rob Waters | AlterNet, Forbes, HuffPost Journalist | Muck Rack | Muck Rack

Articles by Rob Waters | AlterNet, Forbes, HuffPost Journalist | Muck Rack | Muck Rack

What was your first job as a journalist?

Editor of the Tenderloin Times -- I was 24.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes, I even published a newspaper using typewritten copy.

How is social media changing news?

Makes it easier to find sources and disseminate stories -- and a lot harder to be break through all the noise.