Biography - Eleanor Mayfield
Eleanor Mayfield has been writing about medicine and biomedical research since the early 1990s, covering diverse topics ranging from diabetes to women’s health and from gerontology to neuroscience. She holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism and is certified as an Editor in the Life Sciences by the Board of Editors in the Life Sciences. Eleanor is forever grateful to her “J-school” professors for instilling in her that there is no such thing as a stupid question. She began writing about cancer clinical trials for Cancer.gov in 2001 and was a contributing writer for the NCI Cancer Bulletin from 2007 to 2012.
Selected articles by Eleanor Mayfield: