As a freelance journalist specializing in health and parenting, Sheila Mulrooney Eldred writes about everything from cancer to birth disparities to nuns helping advance Alzheimers' research. Her stories have appeared in The New York Times, the Washington Post, Nature, FiveThirtyEight, Pacific Standard, STAT News and other publications. (Why Milepost? Sheila and her family love to explore the many miles of Minnesota's mountain bike, ski and running trails.)
Sheila Mulrooney Eldred is a graduate of Columbia's School of Journalism and a former newspaper reporter. She lives in Minneapolis with her husband and two kids. Click on the resume icon to read more about her career.