Sandra J. Ackerman

Sandra J. Ackerman is the author of Discovering the Brain and of Hard Science, Hard Choices: Facts, Ethics, and Policies Guiding Brain Science Today, as well as a contributing author of The Dana Guide to Brain Health. She has published numerous articles and columns on a wide range of topics in brain research, medicine, health, and human evolution, and in 2001 received a Rosalynn Carter Fellowship in Mental Health Journalism. She lives in Durham, N.C.