Erika Check Hayden
Erika Check Hayden is a reporter for the science journal Nature. She covers biology and medicine, and is deeply interested in infectious disease, genetics and global health.
Erika has reported for Nature since 2001, and previously worked at Newsweek. She is based in San Francisco, Calif., and also lectures in the University of California Santa Cruz Science Communication program. Follow her on Twitter @Erika_Check.