Mark Gurarie

Mark Gurarie


  • Adjunct professor of writing composition for healthcare students at George Washington University 
  • Developed content for Nobilis Health Corporation
  • Contributed to health-focused outlets such as Men's Health and What's Good by V


Mark Gurarie is a freelance health writer focused on general health topics. Following the completion of his MFA in creative writing at the New School in New York, NY, Mark worked as an adjunct instructor at ASA College, teaching several levels of writing composition for clinical and health care majors. He began teaching similar-minded courses online for George Washington University, while also gaining work as a copywriter with Vivial, creating SEO-enriched content for a range of companies. 

Mark has contributed content to Nobilis Health Corporation, a company that handles marketing for a range of Texas-based health care companies, including North American Spine, Migraine Treatment Centers of America and Onward Orthopedics. He's also written features for Men's Health and What's Good by V (a blog for The Vitamin Shoppe). 


  • Master of Fine Arts in creative writing in poetry—New School
  • Bachelor of Arts in comparative literature, psychology, and German—Case Western Reserve University

A Word From Mark Gurarie

​I love helping new students master the fine art of health writing, and I look forward to bringing that expertise to Verywell Health readers, to demystify complex health topics.

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