Geeta Anand

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Geeta Anand is a journalist, professor, and author. She was a foreign correspondent for the New York Times as well as the Wall Street Journal, and a political writer for the Boston Globe.[1] She currently resides in Berkeley California, with her husband Greg, and two daughters, Tatyana and Aleka.


For her work at the Wall Street Journal she shared in 2003 Pulitzer Prize for Explanatory Reporting that was awarded to the Wall Street Journal staff.[2] She earned the 2006 Gerald Loeb Award in the category Beat Writing for her story "The Most Expensive Drugs and How They Came to Be".[3] Anand is the author of the book The Cure,[4] which has been adapted into the film, Extraordinary Measures.

As of August 2018, Anand joined the faculty of the UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism as a Professor of Reporting.[5]


  1. ^ "HarperCollins author biography". Harper Collins. Archived from the original on April 1, 2014. Retrieved February 4, 2019 – via Internet Archive.
  2. ^ "The 2003 Pulitzer Prize Winner in Explanatory Reporting". The Pulitzer Prizes. Retrieved December 23, 2009.
  3. ^ Lowe, Mary Ann (June 27, 2006). "2006 Gerald Loeb Award Winners Announced by UCLA Anderson School of Management". UCLA. Archived from the original on February 2, 2019. Retrieved February 1, 2019.
  4. ^ "Publisher's web page for The Cure". Harper Collins. ISBN 978-0-06-073439-8. Retrieved December 23, 2009.
  5. ^ "Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Geeta Anand joins faculty". UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism. May 23, 2018. Retrieved September 24, 2018.