David Thill is a master’s candidate in the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University, reporting on health and science. He has written about topics such as opioid addiction treatment, new technology in healthcare delivery, and evolutionary biology.
Prior to attending Medill, he wrote for several trade magazines, where he covered topics including medical education reform, hospital responses to mass casualty incidents, and healthcare legislation. He also wrote for the Chicago-based newspaper Windy City Times. David earned his bachelor’s degree in dance from Ohio State University in 2013 and is scheduled to earn his master’s degree from Northwestern in 2018.