Contributor biographical information for The poisoner's handbook : murder and the birth of forensic medicine in Jazz Age New York / Deborah Blum.


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Pulitzer Prize winner Deborah Blum is a professor of science journalism at the University of Wisconsin. She worked as a newspaper science writer for twenty years, winning the Pulitzer in 1992 for her writing about primate research. She is the author of Ghost Hunters and coeditor of A Field Guide for Science Writers, and she has written about scientific research for The Los Angeles Times, The New York Times, Discover, Health, Psychology Today, and Mother Jones. She is a past president of the National Association of Science Writers (U.S.) and serves as the North American board member of the World Federation of Science Journalists


Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Poisoning -- New York (State) -- History.
Forensic toxicology -- New York (State) -- History.
Forensic sciences -- New York (State) -- History.