Anisa is the associate editorial director at Verywell Health where she works on condition-focused projects and manages health news. She handles feature interviews for the site, such as conversations about vaccine development with Johnson & Johnson and genetic research with 23andMe.
She joined the company in 2018 after managing news surrounding fertility, pregnancy, and parenting for The Bump. She has contributed several health and wellness stories to Prevention and Metro US, in addition to covering running injuries for Runnerclick.
Anisa graduated from Fordham University with a bachelor's degree in communications.
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