Amanda Aronczyk is a reporter in WNYC's health unit, working on special projects.
She has been reporting and producing radio for the past 15 years and has worked on staff at Radiolab, Marketplace, Weekend America and The Next Big Thing. She also teaches at the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism.
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