Luana Ferreira

Luana Ferreira

Education

Federal University of Paraiba, Brazil

Highlights

 

 

Experience

Luana Ferreira is a former writer with Verywell. She is a journalist with an international background and over a decade of experience covering the most different areas, including science and health. She has significant medical experience working as a medical writer and PR for hospitals and doctors. Her work has appeared in multiple publications such as BBC, HuffPost and Narratively. 

 

Education

  Luana Ferreira has a degree in journalism from the Federal University of Paraiba, Brazil.

 

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