Alexandra Nistoroiu

Alexandra Nistoroiu is a health, science and culture journalist from Romania. She currently works as staff writer for Viata medicala (Eng. „Medical Life”), Romanian weekly magazine for medical professionals, but she also contributes medical and science stories to other international and national media outlets, such as Science,, Republica, Dilema Veche.

She is a board member of Balkan Network of Science Journalists.

She often writes on health inequities and patients’ rights, public health, innovative research, science policy, pseudoscience.

Alexandra was nominated for the Young Journalist of the Year Award 2015 for investigating the marketing of an alternative therapy, a medical hoax targeting senior citizens.

For the past two years, she has also served as editor in-chief of Arte și Meserii, an independent editorial project on arts and culture.