Last updated on: 1/5/2009 | Author: ProCon.org

Rick Weiss Biography

Title:
Science and Medical Reporter, Washington Post
Position:
None Found to the question "Should Marijuana Be a Medical Option?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of Nov. 29, 2005

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
  Organizations/VIPs/Others
Individuals and organizations that do not fit into the other star categories.
Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Science and Medical Reporter, Washington Post, 1993-present
  • Received 2005 Victor Cohn Prize for Excellence in Medical Reporting, awarded by the Council for the Advancement of Science Writing
  • Former Staff Writer, Health magazine, San Francisco
  • Former Biology and Biomedicine Writer, Science News magazine
  • Former Science Writer, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Education:
  • MA, Journalism, Graduate School of Journalism, University of California, Berkeley, 1985
  • BS, Biology, Cornell University, 1974
Other:
  • None found
Quoted in:
  1. Is Marijuana an Effective Treatment for the Symptoms of Hepatitis C?