Stephanie Wood


Health & Medicine

I’ve won two awards for my writing about health and medicine: my story on Melbourne’s thunderstorm asthma epidemic received the Outstanding Feature Writing award in the 2017 NRMA Kennedy Awards, while my 2016 article on the prescription opioid epidemic won the ANZCA Media Award.

Story Publication Date
Thunderstorm asthma: The night a deadly storm took Melbourne’s breath away Good Weekend magazine Fairfax Media Mar 2017
‘I just want my fucking life back’: Inside the horror of Australia’s opioid epidemic Good Weekend magazine Fairfax Media Jun 2016

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