Anna Edney is an insightful health policy reporter for Bloomberg News, and a popular healthcare speaker. She writes daily stories surrounding "congressional and regulatory action on drug pricing", as well as the wider influence of the Food and Drug Administration, including regulations, sanctions and pharmaceutical decisions. When booked for events, she discusses the current climate of healthcare both in the United States and beyond, supplying audiences with a comprehensive understanding of global health policies.
Since joining Bloomberg in 2010, Anna has written investigative articles exploring trends in the healthcare industry. These have included pieces like federal policies on drug companies, which invite audiences to comprehensively understand an otherwise unknown industry. Additional topics include drug manufacturing in India and China, as well as the present quality of outsourced drugs in the United States. In celebration of her influential articles, Anna was awarded the 2015 Scoop Award. A truly pioneering reporter, audiences of Anna's speeches benefit from not just her thrilling life story, but the insightful topics that she has explored through her articles. Ideal for industry events and conferences alike, she is a pioneer of high-standard healthcare.
Following a degree in Journalism from the University of Maryland, Anna worked as a Statehouse Reporter at the Washington Examiner from 2003 to 2006. She then moved to Inside Washington Publishers, where she excelled as their FDA Week Reporter. The FDA, otherwise known as the Food and Drug Administration, ensures the safety and high standard of medication in the United States. The regulatory body is considered by many as the reigning authority on products like cosmetics, food and pharmaceuticals. Prior to writing for Bloomberg News, Anna spent three years as a Healthcare Reporter for the National Journal, a role during which she shed a light on the Affordable Care Act through daily stories.
Commonly booked to present for corporate audiences, Anna's wealth of knowledge makes her ideal for a wide range of industry events. From medication standards to political policies, her unrivalled insight into the world of healthcare sets her apart on the event circuit. Knowledgeable and engaging, she can also confidently present at webinars, a testament to her talent on stage. Anna's infectious passion for modern healthcare resonates with audiences from all over the world, offering them the very latest advancements on international medication and nutrition.