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Allison Aubrey is a correspondent for NPR News, where her stories can be heard on Morning Edition and All Things Considered. She's also a contributor to the PBS NewsHour and is one of the hosts of NPR's Life Kit.

Along with her NPR science desk colleagues, Aubrey is the winner of a 2019 Gracie Award. She is the recipient of a 2018 James Beard broadcast award for her coverage of 'Food As Medicine.' Aubrey is also a 2016 winner of a James Beard Award in the category of "Best TV Segment" for a PBS/NPR collaboration. The series of stories included an investigation of the link between pesticides and the decline of bees and other pollinators, and a two-part series on food waste. In 2013, Aubrey won a Gracie Award with her colleagues on The Salt, NPR's food vertical. They also won a 2012 James Beard Award for best food blog. In 2009, Aubrey was awarded the American Society for Nutrition's Media Award for her reporting on food and nutrition. She was honored with the 2006 National Press Club Award for Consumer Journalism in radio and earned a 2005 Medical Evidence Fellowship by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and the Knight Foundation. In 2009-2010, she was a Kaiser Media Fellow.

Joining NPR in 2003 as a general assignment reporter, Aubrey spent five years covering environmental policy, as well as contributing to coverage of Washington, D.C., for NPR's National Desk. She also hosted NPR's Tiny Desk Kitchen video series.

Before coming to NPR, Aubrey was a reporter for the PBS NewsHour and a producer for C-SPAN's Presidential election coverage.

Aubrey received her Bachelor of Arts degree from Denison University in Granville, Ohio, and a Master of Arts degree from Georgetown University in Washington, D.C.

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It's A New Year, But The Coronavirus Pandemic Rages On

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New COVID-19 Strain, Moderna Vaccine, CDC Vaccination Guidelines

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Americans Are Drinking More During The Pandemic. Here's How To Cut Back

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Johns Hopkins Medicine Is Trying To Help COVID-19 Patients With Long-Term Symptoms

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Vaccine Arrivals Are Expected To Be A Turning Point In COVID-19 Battle

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With Limited Supply, Who Gets The Vaccine First?

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Vice President Joe Biden, center, and then-Rep. Xavier Becerra, D-Calif., arrive in the Capitol Visitor Center for a meeting of the House Democratic Caucus, December 06, 2016. Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Imag hide caption

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Here's Who Will Lead Biden's COVID Response

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Vaccine Approval Front Offers Hope As Coronavirus Cases Surge

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Experts Warn COVID-19 Cases May Surge After Thanksgiving Gatherings

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As COVID-19 Cases Rise, Warnings Increase Against Holiday Gatherings

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As COVID-19 Cases Surpass Records, Cautions Against Holiday Gatherings

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As Coronavirus Again Breaks Records, Dem Relief Bill Hopes Hinge On Georgia

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Coronavirus Pandemic Update: What Is Happening And What Can Be Done About It?

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Even before becoming president-elect, Joe Biden has been working on a coordinated, national plan for fighting the coronavirus. Among other things, it will empower scientists at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to help set national, evidence-based guidance to stop outbreaks. Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption

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President-Elect Biden Has A Plan To Combat COVID-19. Here's What's In It

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