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Denise Mann, MS

School: Northwestern University, Medill School of Journalism

Expertise: health, wellness, beauty & fashion

Denise Mann, MS

  • Journalistic Achievement Award from the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
  • Winner of the Arthritis Foundation's Northeast Region Prize for Online Journalism
  • Winner of the Excellence in Women's Health Research Journalism Award
  • Winner of the Gold Award for Best Service Journalism from the Magazine Association of the Southeast
  • National Newsmaker of the Year from the Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America


Denise is an award-winning health-science writer whose articles regularly appear in Reader's Digest, WebMD, healthday.com and cnn.com. Before freelancing, she worked for the Medical Tribune News Service for three years, and her articles were picked up by the Detroit Free Press, Chicago Sun-Times, Dallas Morning News and Los Angeles Daily News. She was also part of a writing team that won a 2008 Sigma Delta Chi award for a WebMD series on autism.


Lehigh University
BA, Journalism
Northwestern University, Medill School of Journalism
MS, Journalism


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