Brian Mastroianni Journalist

Brian Mastroianni

Journalist

Education

Brown University, Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism

Highlights

 

I've always been fascinated by people's stories. It's been a privilege getting to share these narratives as well as educate readers about health issues that affect us all. I aim to continue to spread awareness about inequities in our health systems and what research is out there to solve some of our biggest health problems domestically and around the world. 

— Brian Mastroianni

Experience

Brian is a New York–based science and health journalist. Whether interviewing newsmakers — from Buzz Aldrin, Katie Couric and Dr. Anthony Fauci to Wendy Williams and the cast of Queer Eye — tech experts about the latest innovations, or leading medical researchers, he's comfortable chatting with just about anyone. Brian’s work has been published by The Atlantic, The Paris Review, CBS News, The TODAY Show, Barron's PENTA, Engadget and Healthline, among others.

Education

Brian graduated with honors from Brown University and has a Master of Arts degree from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism. 

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