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USA, Board member of CASW

Christie Aschwanden is the lead science writer at FiveThirtyEight and the author of Good to Go: The Strange Science of Sports Recovery for the Athlete in All of Us, published in early 2019 by W.W. Norton & Company. Her work also appears in The Washington Post, The New York Times, Discover, Smithsonian, Mother Jones, Popular Science, and O, the Oprah Magazine. Aschwanden has received journalism fellowships from the Santa Fe Institute, the Carter Center, and the Pulitzer Center for Crisis Reporting. A member of the board of the Council for the Advancement of Science Writing, she was a National Magazine Award finalist in 2011, and her work has been honored by AAAS/Kavli, the Society of Professional Journalists, National Institute for Health Care Management, NASW and the American Society of Journalists and Authors. She blogs at Last Word On Nothing and tweets @CragCrest.

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