Beth Brophy is a writer and editor who writes frequently about health issues. She is an associate editor and the podcast producer for Health Affairs, a leading health policy journal. She has been a senior editor at US News and World Report, a columnist for USA Today, and a reporter at Forbes magazine. She is the author of two non-fiction books and a novel. She lives in Chevy Chase, MD. Her BA is from William Smith College, and she has a master’s degree in journalism from Northwestern University.