Speakers

Elizabeth Cohen

Senior Medical Correspondent for CNN Health, Medical, & Wellness

Elizabeth Cohen is the award-winning, senior medical correspondent for CNN’s health, wellness and medical unit, reporting on CNN television and cnn.com. Her book, THE EMPOWERED PATIENT, was published in August 2010, and Elizabeth has become the nation’s patient advocate and a leading authority on the movement for improved healthcare in the United States. Elizabeth has a master’s in public health from Boston University. She’s been with CNN for 25 years and has covered stories including the Ebola outbreak in Liberia, the 2010 earthquake in Haiti, and Hurricane Katrina.