KATHERINE EBAN is an award-winning investigative reporter, and a contributor at Fortune magazine. She also writes for Self, Vanity Fair and other national magazines. She has worked at Conde Nast Portfolio, the New York Times, New York, the New York Observer, and ABC News. Her work has been featured on national news programs including 60 Minutes, 20/20, Nightline and NPR. She was a 2006 Alicia Patterson fellow.
Dangerous Doses, her first book, was excerpted in Vanity Fair and was a Barnes & Noble “Discover Great New Writers” selection, a Borders Recommends pick and was named one of the Best Books of 2005 by Kirkus Reviews. It has won awards from the American Society of Journalists and Authors and the National Association of Health Care Journalists. While in progress, the book received grants from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation and the Fund for Investigative Journalism.
Eban, a Rhodes Scholar, lives in Brooklyn with her husband and two daughters.