An excerpt of “The Fever Hut” in Embark- A Literary Journal for Novelists, July 2019.
Prime Location. Futures Mysterious Anthology Magazine. Spring 2004, pp. 17-20.
The Study Section Murders. Futures Mysterious Anthology Magazine. Spring 2003, pp. 54-59.
Bad Lungs. The Year's Best Writing, Writer's Digest. March 2002. (PDF)
An Address to AAAS. Science. 1999;286:2462-2464. (PDF)
11 reviews published in JAMA, NYT Book Review, BioMedNet Magazine, and Salon.Com.
71 monthly pieces on infectious diseases [Pathogens & People] in The Capital newspaper, 2004-2010.
Battling Through the Baltics. Travelmag. Online January 6, 2007.
The Lion of Lyon. Travelmag. Online June 13, 2003.
Siberia’s Golden Valley. Travelmag. Online May 22, 2003.
Walk like an American? MillenniumShift.Com. Online June 21, 2002.
General Science Writing
33 articles published in The Scientist, ASM News, Microbe, Nature Medicine, Washington Dispatch, Nature Biotechnology, Encyclopedia Britannica (Online), and others.
First Place, Writers Digest Annual Short Genre Fiction Contest, 2001.
Grand Prize, Fiction, Maryland Writer’s Association, 1999.
First Prize, Mystery/Thriller, Maryland Writer’s Association, 1999.
First Prize, Sci Fi/Fantasy, Maryland Writer’s Association, 1999.
Science magazine’s “Visions of the Future” Essay Winner, 1999.