Media/Appearances

Events

Speeches + signings | Radio + TV | Academic

Speeches + signings

November 11, 2011 | Lexington, KY
HealthWatch USA 2011: Healthcare Transparency and Patient Advocacy
“Fighting the Last War: MRSA, Gram-negatives and NDM-1″ (slides; soundfile)

October 14, 2011 | Louisville, KY
Rauch Planetarium, University of Louisville
Crossing the Divide: On the Adventure of Getting Science Across to the Public,”

May 3, 2011 | 8:30 p.m. ET
Do you want antibiotics with that? Webinar, STOP Foodborne Illness

April 15, 2011 | 3 p.m.
“Farm antibiotics and human health,” Health Journalism 2011, Philadelphia

March 24, 2011 | 6:00 p.m.
Books & Blogging: Gutenberg Meets Google“, New England Science Writers, 307 Pierce Hall, 22 Oxford St., Cambridge MA

January 15, 2011
Science Online 2011, Raleigh-Durham, NC

December 16 | 7:00 p.m.
The Bone Room, 1573 Solano Ave., Berkeley, CA

December 6 | 6:30 p.m.
Atlanta Press Club Holiday Party, featured author
200 Peachtree St., Atlanta, GA

November 16 | all day
Keynote, “Emerging Infections in Nevada: MRSA,” Las Vegas Renaissance Hotel, Las Vegas, NV

November 6 | 9:15 a.m.
“Great Science Writing” panel, National Association of Science Writers, New Haven, CT

October 7 | 7:00 pm
Reading at The Regulator Bookshop, Durham NC

October 6 | 7:30 pm
Reading at Quail Ridge Books, Raleigh NC

September 5 | 1:15 p.m.
AJC Decatur Book Festival featured author

June 23 | 12:00 PM CENTRAL
Brown bag lunch with the Twin Cities Daily Planet at the E. Lake Public Library, Minneapolis

June 22 | 7:00 PM CENTRAL
Fair Food Fight Night! sponsored by FairFoodFight.com, at the Cheeky Monkey Deli, St. Paul MN
Follow-up story here

June 10 | 6:30 pm CENTRAL
Chat and signing, Barnes and Noble, Roseville MN

June 8 | 5:30 pm CENTRAL
Raking Through Books, The Loft + Secrets of the City
Kieran’s Pub, 6th St. and 1st Ave. N, Minneapolis
with special guest Barth Anderson!
Details via The Loft calendar

May 26 | 12:00 PM EDT
Emory University, Models of Excellence lecture
Details, registration (CME!) this page

May 22 | 7:00 PM
Atlanta Science Tavern
Manuel’s Tavern, 602 N. Highland Ave, Atlanta, GA 30307

May 17 | 1-4:30 pm PACIFIC
Beating the Superbug: Front Line Tactics for MRSA Prevention
Keynote, panel discussion and book signing
Linn Benton Community College, Albany OR
More details here

May 14 | 7:00 am EDT
Friday Night Book Club, Eagle Eye Books, Decatur, GA
Hoping for Skype connection! Stay tuned.

May 12 | 5:00 pm CENTRAL
Authors @HLSC, University of Wisconsin
Details and location are here

April 27 | 7:15 pm EDT
Georgia Center for the Book
Dekalb County Library, 215 Sycamore St., Decatur GA

April 26 | 5:00 pm EDT
Farm-to-table dinner, Spoonriver restaurant, Minneapolis

April 19 | 6 p.m. – 9 p.m. CDT
Freeborn County Medical Society annual meeting, Albert Lea, MN

April 14 | 11:30 am + 2:00 pm EDT
Congressional briefings on agricultural antibiotic use, Washington DC
Agenda here, further links here

April 8 | 7 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Eagle Eye Books
2076 N. Decatur Road, Decatur GA

April 8 | 2:30 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Danya International, Atlanta, GA
9 Corporate Blvd. Ste 100, Atlanta, GA 30329

March 8
International Women’s Day
Union League Club of Chicago
More information

Radio + TV

August 28, 2011 interview and podcast
Skeptically Speaking with Desiree Schell

June 7, 2011 | 1:05 p.m. CENTRAL
The Christopher Gabriel Program, WDAY-AM

May 27, 2011
Futureproof with Jonathan McCrea, Newstalk.ie

April 20, 2011 | 2:10 p.m. ET
To the Point with Warren Olney, KCRW

February 4, 2011
“It’s Your Health” with Linda Davis

October 20 | Noon PACIFIC
A Sound Constitution, CHLY-FM, Nanaimo BC

September 30 | 5:00 p.m. CDT
The Food Sleuth with Melinda Hemmelgarn, KOPN-FM, Columbia, MO
Information and podcast here

September 16 | 1:00 p.m. CDT
Superbugs, Super Problems: Webinar with the Institute for Agriculture and Trade Policy
View the archived webinar here

September 13 | 10 p.m. PACIFIC
Coast to Coast AM with George Noory

Find the segment here

July 22 | time TBA
The State of Nevada, KNPR-FM, Las Vegas

July 21 | 12:00 pm EDT
The Leonard Lopate Show, WYNC-FM, New York

June 7 | 8:00 pm EDT
The Art of Relating with Christine Kniffen, BlogTalkRadio.com

June 4 | 8:30 am EDT
The Current with Hana Gartner, CBC Radio One

May 30 | 12:00 pm PACIFIC
On Call with Dr. Chambers KFWB-AM, San Francisco

May 21 | 11:45 am EDT
Mornings in Sonoma, KSVY-FM, Sonoma CA

May 19 | 10:00 am PDT
Morning Edition with Jeff Schechtman, KVON-AM, San Francisco

May 18 | 12:30 pm EDT
Word of Mouth, New Hampshire Public Radio

May 13 | noon EDT
Reuters Health podcast, details to come

May 11 | 7:00 am EDT
Conversations with Joy Cardin, Wisconsin Public Radio

May 10 | 3:30 pm EDT
Conversations with Vicki St. Clair, KKNW-AM, Seattle

May 8 | 5:30 pm EDT
You: The Owner’s Manual Radio (national syndication)

April 28 | 4:05 pm EDT
Groks Science Show, WHPK-FM, Chicago
Podcast is here

April 25 | 4:30 pm EDT
The Roy Green Show, (national syndication Canada)

April 18 | 9:0 am EDT
Inspirational Women with Kate Daniels, KWRM-FM, Seattle

April 16 | 2:00 pm EDT
Science Friday, NPR
Show details here

April 15 | 10:20 am EDT
Morning Wake-Up Call, WPNW-AM, Eugene OR

April 13 | 7:00 a.m. MDT
Tron in the Morning, KCMN-AM Colorado Springs

April 7 | 4:00 pm EDT
Future Movement Radio, WATB-AM + WGFS-AM, Atlanta

March 31 | 8:10 am EDT
Mancow, Fox Radio News Network

March 31 | 7:20 am EDT
Morning News, WSYR-AM, Syracuse

March 29 | 9:30 a.m. PACIFIC
Mornings in Sonoma, KSVY-FM Sonoma-Santa Rosa

March 29 | 9:35 am EDT
Viewpoint with Jean Dean, WRVC-AM, Huntingdon WV

March 29 | 9:05 am EDT
The Mark Johnson Show, WDEV-AM+FM, Burlington VT

March 28 | 7:00 a.m. EDT
Conversations with Peter Solomon, WIP-AM Philadelphia

March 27 | 4:20 p.m. CDT
Let’s Get Healthy, KJCE-AM Austin

March 27 | 10:20 a.m. CDT
The Good News Health Show, KLGO-AM Austin

March 26 | 9:10 a.m. EDT
The Morning Show with Paul Miller, WPHM-AM Detroit

March 26 | 11:00 am EDT
The Frankie Boyer Show (national syndication)

March 26 | 8:40 a.m. EDT
Jon and Mary in the Morning, WFON-FM Milwaukee

March 25 | 12:30 p.m. EDT
The Louie Free Show, WASN/WRBP/WGFT-AM, Pennsylvania and Ohio

March 25 | 11:35 am EDT
The Money and More Show with David Latko (national syndication)

March 25 | 10:00 am EDT
The Greg Berg Show, WGTD-FM, Milwaukee

March 24 | 11:40 pm EDT
The John Carney Show, WMOX-AM, St. Louis

March 24 | 12:30 p.m. EDT
The Bob Ney Show, WVLY-AM, Pittsburgh

March 24 | 12:04 p.m. EDT
The Frankie Boyer Lifestyle Show, Lifestyle Talk Radio

March 24 | 9:40 am EDT
Total Information AM, KMOX-AM St. Louis MO

March 24 | 8:05 am EDT
The New 55 Morning Show, WKRC-AM, Cincinnati

March 24 | 7:40 am EDT
Lanigan & Malone, WMJI-FM, Cleveland

March 23 | PUBLICATION DAY
Fresh Air with Terry Gross, NPR
Find the broadcast schedule and podcasts here

March 9 | 9:30 am EDT
Eight Forty Eight, WBEZ-FM, Chicago

March 8 | 5:00 pm EDT
The Steve Cochran Show, WGN-AM, Chicago

Academic and medical

University of California, San Francisco | December 17, 2010
details tba

Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas | November 29 – December 2, 2010
Writer-in-residence

University of Iowa | November 11, 2010

November 3, 2010 | 1 p.m.
seminar, Center for Interdisciplinary Research to Reduce Antimicrobial Resistance
Columbia University School of Nursing, New York

November 2, 2010 | 5:00 p.m.
Inside/Out lecture series, Science, Health and Environmental Reporting Program, Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute, New York University

October 25, 2010 | Noon CDT
Microbiology and Immunology Invited Speaker Series, University of Minnesota, Moos 2-620

North Carolina Central University | October 7, 2010

University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill | October 6, 2010

Sturdy Hospital, Attleboro, MA | September 13, 2010

Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta | September 1, 2010
Vaccine Dinner Club, Whitehead Health Sciences Center Administration Building (WHSCAB), 6 p.m.

Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication, University of Georgia | 30 August – 3 September 2010
Professional-in-residence

Alexander Dawson Foundation, Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning | June and July 2010
Epidemic: Past and Present
Boulder, CO and Las Vegas, NV

June 8, 2010 | 7:30 a.m. CENTRAL
Infectious Disease Section clinical conference
Minneapolis VA Medical Center

May 26 | 12:00 PM EDT
Emory University, Models of Excellence lecture
Details, registration (CME!) this page

May 17 | 1-4:30 pm PACIFIC
Beating the Superbug: Front Line Tactics for MRSA Prevention
Keynote, panel discussion and book signing
Linn Benton Community College, Albany OR
More details here

May 12 | 5:00 pm CENTRAL
Authors @HLSC, University of Wisconsin
Details and location are here
Video of event here

May 4 | 1:00 p.m. CENTRAL
“Understanding the Fatal Menace of MRSA”
School of Public Health, University of Minnesota
sponsored by ERUPT, GSIiEP and MEHA

April 7 | 7 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Georgia Gwinnett College
Lawrenceville, GA
More information