Merrill Goozner

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

Merrill Goozner, is an American journalist, author and educator, became editor of Modern Healthcare and, a weekly news magazine and daily news website covering the healthcare industry, in December 2012. His daily newspaper career included 13 years with the Chicago Tribune, including four years as Tokyo bureau chief and Chief Asia Correspondent (1991–95) and two years as Chief Economics Correspondent (1998-2000). He subsequently became a professor of business journalism at New York University (2000-2003) and director of the Integrity in Science Project at the Center for Science in the Public Interest (2004-2009).


Born in 1950 in New York City, Goozner graduated from the University of Cincinnati in 1975 with a bachelor's degree in history and Columbia University's Graduate School of Journalism in 1982. In 2008, the University of Cincinnati awarded him as Distinguished Alumni Award.[1]


Goozner's work has appeared in a number of publications which include, the New York Times, Washington Post, Columbia Journalism Review, The Nation, The American Prospect and the Washington Monthly.[2]


Goozner is the author of The $800 Million Pill: The Truth Behind the Cost of New Drugs (ISBN 0-520-23945-8) which was published by the University of California Press.[3]


  1. ^ "Modern Healthcare names new editor, Award-winning healthcare and business journalist Merrill Goozner to assume post in December". Modern Health Care. Retrieved 5 April 2013. 
  2. ^ "Merrill Goozner". The Fiscal Times. Retrieved 5 April 2013. 
  3. ^ "Merrill Goozner". Huffington Post. Retrieved 5 April 2013. 

External links[edit]