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Nsikan Akpan

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Washington DC
Digital Producer and Science Arbiter, News Hour — PBS

@NewsHour science producer & ScienceScope co-creator | PhD pathobiologist | YNWA | Alum @NPR @ScienceNews @NewsfromScience @Columbia

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Biography

Nsikan Akpan is a science reporter who specializes in infectious disease and mental health. His writing has been featured in Scientific American, Science Magazine, NatureNews, GEN, and The Scientist Magazine

He blogs at SciLogs.

He earned his PhD in 'Pathobiology and Molecular Medicine' from Colu...

What was your first job as a journalist?

Medical Daily

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Nope.

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

J Jonah Jameson