Hannah Brown

Hannah Brown

Expertise

Health journalism, Special-needs issues

Education

Swathmore College

Highlights


I am passionate about addressing the concerns of the special-needs community and bringing their stories to the public, particularly the stories of those who cannot speak for themselves, like my son. Recently, I have pivoted into writing about medical and public health issues, particularly the coronavirus pandemic.

— Hannah Brown

Experience

Hannah Brown has written for The New York Times, Newsweek, the New York Post, the Daily Beast, the Huffington Post, the Jerusalem Report and many other publications. She is also the movie and television critic for the Jerusalem Post. She is the author of a novel, If I Could Tell You, about families raising children with autism.

Education

Hannah has a Bachelor’s Degree from Swarthmore College.

Verywell Health Editorial Process

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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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