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Emily Brown, MPH

Writer, Editor, Health Communication Consultant

Expertise

public health, health sciences

Education

University of Washington, Chapman University

Highlights

Master of Public Health degree

Health Communication Specialist

EVR Creative: Where public health meets creativity

I believe in health communications to promote health and wellbeing for all. My goal is to provide engaging, digestible, and factual health information that empowers individuals and communities. Knowledge is power, and I work to write for the greater good, physically, mentally, and socially.

— Emily Brown, MPH

Experience

Emily Brown is a health communication specialist and public health professional with a background in public health research and community health promotion, including nutrition, physical activity, cancer prevention, and COVID-19.

As a health communication consultant, she co-developed an e-manual for Social Safety Initiative to promote both worker and community health in the COVID-19 pandemic. She has written several blog posts on health topics ranging from plant-based nutrition to mental health effects of social isolation. Her work uses scientific research to outline public health issues and their evidence-based solutions, targeted for community audiences. Through a unique approach that leverages both science and creativity, Emily creates content that is accessible, digestible, and empowering. Emily is also a professional editor: She helps researchers and academics publish their work in competitive scientific journals as well as improve content in a variety of materials, from news articles to grant applications.

Education

Emily has a Master of Public Health degree in health services from the University of Washington and a Bachelor of Science degree in health sciences, with a minor in nutrition, from Chapman University.

Verywell Health Editorial Process

Verywell Health is an award-winning online resource for reliable, understandable, and up-to-date health information on the medical topics that matter most to you. We take a human approach to health and wellness content and reach more than 300 million readers annually.

Our editorial team includes writers, editors, and fact checkers who make sure our information is clear, accurate, and useful so you can make confident choices about your health.

Our writers are notable voices in their respective disciplines, from physicians to medical journalists to patients/patient advocates. These individuals are specifically selected for their extensive knowledge and real-world experience, as well as their ability to communicate complex information in a clear, helpful, and unbiased way.

Our team of qualified and experienced fact checkers provide a critical step in our commitment to content integrity. Fact checkers rigorously review articles for accuracy, relevance, and timeliness. We use only the most current and reputable primary references, including peer-reviewed medical journals, government organizations, academic institutions, and advocacy associations.

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