Biography - Bill Robinson


Bill Robinson has more than 30 years of experience reporting and writing about health care policy and developments at the NIH, FDA, and within the pharmaceutical and biotech industries. After stints as a reporter and editor for “The Pink Sheet” and “The Blue Sheet” biomedical newsletters, Bill joined NCI in 2004 as a science writer and NCI Cancer Bulletin contributor. He has interviewed scientists, NCI senior management, Cancer Center directors, and others and written about complex issues of public policy and medical research developments for government policymakers, health care professionals, patients, and the public.

Selected articles by Bill Robinson:

After Landmark Study, Exploring Questions about Lung Cancer Screening

So Others May Benefit: Young Cancer Patients and Survivors Take Part in Oncofertility Research

Many Survivors of Adolescent and Young Adult Cancers Have Chronic Health Problems, Unhealthy Behaviors

Bridging the Charles River to Find Novel Approaches to Cancer Research

A Conversation with The Who's Roger Daltrey about Teen Cancer Centers

Inspired by Science: Cancer Research Internships for Minority Students

Physician Data Query Offers Authoritative Information for Cancer Patients and Professionals

Conversation with Dr. Jane Perlmutter about the Role of Advocates in Cancer Research

Physician Assistants Valued for Patient Care and Research Support at NCI