Chief of Health Analysis and Managing Editor
U.S. News & World Report
Ben Harder oversees U.S. News & World Report's portfolio of data-driven patient decision-support tools. Freely available at usnews.com/health and used by more than 15,000 consumers per day, these tools include hospital rankings and ratings, nursing home ratings, and more than 850,000 searchable online profiles of individual physicians. Harder is a healthcare journalist whose work has appeared in BMJ, JAMA, the Chicago Tribune, the Los Angeles Times, Science News, USA Today, the Washington Post and other publications, as well as the anthology Best American Science Writing 2005. He earned a bachelor’s degree from Harvard University and completed a journalism fellowship at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in 2002. He has been an editor at U.S. News since 2007.
Friday, November 8
11:15 AM – 12:30 PM