James Hamblin, MD, MPH

Lecturer in Public Health (Health Policy)

Departments & Organizations

School of Public Health: Health Policy & Management


Dr. Hamblin specializes in preventive medicine and is a staff writer at The Atlantic magazine, where he also served for six years as a senior editor. His work has also appeared in The New York Times, Politico, PBS, and Vice. He is the author of If Our Bodies Could Talk (Doubleday, 2016) and a forthcoming book on the skin care industry and skin microbiome (Riverhead, 2019).

Education & Training

MPH Yale University (2018)
MD Indiana University (2009)
BS Wake Forest University (2005)

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