Kathleen Ferraro

Kathleen Ferraro

Lives In

Chicago, Illinois


  • Northwestern University


  • Journalism

Kathleen is an experienced science writer dedicated to producing accurate, human-centered stories about medical research and innovation. She received a bachelor's degree in cultural anthropology, international studies and global health studies, and a master's degree in journalism, both from Northwestern University.

About Byrdie and Dotdash

Byrdie is part of the Dotdash publishing family. For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, a leading Internet measurement company, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population every month. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone and, most recently, Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.

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