Trisha Gura

molecular biologist, journalist, science writer, author, producer, mom

Trisha Gura is author of Lying in Weight: the Hidden Epidemic of Eating Disorders in Adult Women and contributor to Going Hungry and Body: the Complete Human. She holds a PhD in molecular biology from Northwestern University and served as a staff reporter for the Chicago Tribune, where she covered the medicine and science beats. She's written hundreds of articles for major technical publications, such as Science, Nature, and Scientific American, and for popular magazines such as Child, Health, Prevention, and Yoga Journal. A former Knight Science Journalism Fellow at MIT/Harvard and a Resident Scholar at Brandeis University, Trisha writes extensively about eating disorders in women and related topics for her blog, Weighing in, and for The Synaptic Cafe at Psychology Today.

Load More Stories