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Scott Harris

Senior Editor, Health Education
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BA Journalism, University of Maryland, College Park
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  • Healthcare
  • Nursing
  • Higher education
  • Science
  • Sports

Scott Harris has worked as a writer and editor for nearly 25 years, including more than 15 years covering healthcare and higher education. As a senior editor with Red Ventures, Scott currently edits the "News & Advice" section of NurseJournal.org and is a contributing editor at BestColleges.com. He occasionally writes an article because he can't help himself. In his spare time, Scott is a published fiction author and freelance writer. He lives in Frederick, Maryland, about an hour outside of Washington, D.C. He has two daughters and a penchant for making them do environmental volunteer work with him.

Media Mentions

CNN.com, Chicago Tribune, PBS, Vice Media, Turner Sports, MedPage Today, Healthline, Penn Medicine Magazine, DCist

Read Scott's Latest Articles

After Gov. Brian Kemp Pledges $50 Million, University of Georgia Plans New Medical School

January 22, 2024
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Tulane University Establishes Inaugural Nursing Program

January 18, 2024
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Can You Live Comfortably as a Nurse? We Crunched the Latest Numbers

April 2, 2024
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Is a Graduate Nursing Degree Worth It?

April 2, 2024
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3 Defendants Found Guilty of Fraud in Florida’s Palm Beach School of Nursing Fake Diploma Trial

December 21, 2023
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