Scott Hensley

Shots Host, Science Desk, NPR

Scott Hensley
Scott Hensley

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Keynote Luncheon
Thursday, November 3, 2016 • 12:15 PM–2:00 PM

Since the summer of 2009, Scott Hensley has been running Shots, NPR’s online health channel, and done some radio work. Before that, he was the founding editor of The Wall Street Journal’s Health Blog. He covered the drug industry and the Human Genome Project for the Journal. Later, he wrote an online column about the business of health and edited stories for the paper and WSJ.com. Previously, he was a reporter at Modern Healthcare and American Banker. In a past career, he oversaw clinical trials for a maker of high-tech medical devices. Hensley serves on the board of directors of the Association for Health Care Journalists.