Valeria Román

Freelance science journalist
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Valeria Román

Freelance science journalist
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Biography

Valeria Román writes for Scientific American and Nature and lives in Buenos Aires. She was science editor at Clarín Newspaper, the largest daily newspaper in Argenitna; and served as the vice president of the World Federation of Science Journalists from 2009 to 2011. Argentina’s Konex Foundation selected her as one of the 100 best journalists in the country during the past two decades. She was a 2004-2005 Knight science journalism fellow at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge, MA, and a Medical Journalism Program Fellow at the WHO, in Geneva, Switzerland in 2003. She shares her passion for science journalism through workshops and conferences and has spoken in Perú, Uruguay Chile, Bolivia, Brasil, Venezuela, Nicaragua, México, Qatar, South Korea, Trinidad & Tobago, Finland, Spain, and England. She was a cofounder and first president of Argentine Network of Science Journalism.

Sessions as a Speaker

Reporting on Genome Editing: An International Discussion

28 October 2017
10:45 am – 12:00 pm
  • Marriott Marquis