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Logan Plaster

Journalist and Creative Director


Last updated: Apr 18, 2022

Logan Plaster is a Journalist and Creative Director with 15 years of experience in healthcare, tech, entrepreneurship and global health. He’s been the Editor of a medical journal, hosted podcasts, designed print magazines, and overseen corporate media strategies. His reporting has appeared in Quartz, The Atlantic’s CityLab and Runner’s World. His work has been recognized by The New York Times with the Sidney Award for Long-Form Journalism and by The Atlantic’s Best of Journalism Annual Round-Up. He’s a frequent speaker on digital health trends and has served as Visiting Faculty at the Columbia Business School. Logan is currently the Media Director and Editor-in-Chief at StartUp Health where he produces multi-channel content about global health innovation.

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