Publisher: Penguin Random House
Dan Werb, PhD, is an award-winning writer and epidemiologist whose work has appeared in The New York Times, Salon, The Believer, The Walrus and elsewhere. His first book, City of Omens: A Search for the Missing Women of the Borderlands, was a finalist for the 2019 Governor-General’s Award for Non-Fiction. Beyond his writing, Dan holds dual faculty appointments at the University of Toronto and the University of California San Diego. He has won several awards for his epidemiologic work, including a U.S. National Institutes of Health Avenir Award and a Canadian Institutes of Health Research Traiblazer Award.