Dermatology News Editorial Staff
Elizabeth Mechcatie, Editor, has been with the News division for 25 years as a Reporter and Senior Reporter, most prominently heading up our coverage of the FDA and its advisory committees as well as approvals of new drugs, devices, and biologics. Elizabeth has been instrumental in the launch of several columns on new drugs and prescribing, including the Drugs, Pregnancy, and Lactation column which addresses the relative risks of drugs for pregnant and nursing women and the fetus and nursing newborn. In addition to a BSN from Duke University, Elizabeth has an MA in science/environmental reporting from New York University.
Kathy Scarbeck, Executive Editor, Medical News Division, has had editorial oversight of the wire service since its launch in 2006. In her 20 years with the company, Kathy has worked as a reporter, editor, and editorial manager of web and wire service products. She graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from the University of Notre Dame and a Master's of Arts degree in Journalism from Indiana University. Connect with her via LinkedIn.
Last updated January 26, 2021