Background

Sherry Kahn, MPH, is a health educator, writer, marketing communications consultant and publisher.

For more than three decades, Sherry has been employed or engaged as a consultant by a variety of healthcare institutions and corporations, including governmental agencies, academic medical centers, community hospitals and clinics, integrative/alternative medicine practitioners, insurance companies, and pharmaceutical and medical device makers.

In addition to Surviving the U.S. Health System, Sherry is the author of Healing Magnets (Random House/Three Rivers Press), The Nurses Meditative Journal, the coauthor of Healing Yourself: A Nurse’s Guide to Self-Care and Renewal, the ghostwriter of The Ageless Woman, and she has been published in a variety of consumer and trade venues.

Sherry received her master’s degree in public health from the University of Michigan, is a former UCLA Medical Center principal editor and a former medical journalist with reutershealth.com. She currently resides in Santa Monica.