Nicholette Zeliadt writes for Spectrum and reports on breaking autism research news from conferences around the world.
Zeliadt covers all aspects of autism research, but her primary beat is epidemiology. Before joining the foundation in 2014, Zeliadt was a freelance reporter for Scientific American and The Scientist. She also worked for the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, where she summarized studies and interviewed scientists for podcasts and profiles.
Zeliadt has a Ph.D. in environmental health from the University of Minnesota.