Christina Frank

Christina Frank

Expertise

Cancer, chronic illness, autoimmune diseases, pediatrics, mental health

Education

Purchase College, Northwestern University

Highlights

Christina Frank is a writer and editor specializing in health and medicine. She has a deep understanding of medical topics, with an ability to translate complex scientific concepts into accessible language. Christina brings over 20 years of experience working for medical schools, consumer health publications, and nonprofits. 

Highlights:

Experience

Christina Frank has been editing and writing about medicine and health for over two decades. She was a senior editor at Remedy Health Media for eight years, where she worked on a number of the company's digital and print publications, including Health Central, Diabetes Focus, and the Remedy Health Guides. Christina writes for nonprofits, medical schools, and consumer health publications. Her clients include Yale Medical School, Northwestern Medical School, the Christopher Reeve Foundation, the Child Mind Institute, the Visiting Nurse Service of New York, and the Paper Gown. Her work has earned her National Health Information and Folio awards.

Education

Christina studied English at Northwestern University, and received her B.A. in literature, with honors, from Purchase College. She was also the recipient of the "Medicine in the Media" fellowship from the National Institutes of Health.

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