General Assignment Reporter
Leah Samuel is a staff reporter for STAT. A journalist for over 25 years, Leah’s work has appeared in newspapers and magazines across the country, including Harvard Magazine, Labor Notes, the Chicago Reporter, and PublicSource.org. Leah is also a film fan, history buff, science nerd, and trivia nut. When she’s not working on a story, she frequently replaces her notebook and pen with yarn and a crochet hook.