As a freelance journalist specializing in health, sports, and fitness, Sheila Mulrooney Eldred writes about everything from deadly diseases to elite athletes, including superbugs, the human brain, opioids, ticks and laughter yoga. Her stories have appeared in The New York Times, the Washington Post, Nature, FiveThirtyEight, Pacific Standard, STAT News and other publications. She explores Minnesota's mountain bike, ski and running trails in her free time.
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.