Delia O'Hara

Freelance health and science writer

Independent journalist

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Professional Bio

Delia O’Hara is an award-winning writer and journalist, a former longtime features reporter for the Chicago Sun-Times. Specialties include science, health care, profiles, education, history, culture and the arts for magazines and websites. She is presently a member of the National Association of Science Writers and the Association of Health Care Journalists. She is also a published short story writer.
O’Hara has been an adjunct professor at the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University, Evanston, Ill., and is a graduate of the Marquette University Journalism School, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.


Parent: Independent journalist

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Areas of Expertise

Health, science, behavioral science