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Dr. Christine Schaffner speaks with Kris Newby, an award-winning science writer at Stanford University and the senior producer of the Lyme disease documentary, Under Our Skin. Together we talk about her book, Bitten: The Secret History of Lyme Disease and Biological Weapons, misdiagnosis and underdiagnosis in Lyme disease, and a journey to Lyme recovery.
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Kris Newby is an award-winning science writer at Stanford University and the senior producer of the Lyme disease documentary UNDER OUR SKIN, which premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival and was a 2010 Oscar semifinalist. Newby has two degrees in engineering, a bachelor’s degree from the University of Utah and a master’s degree from Stanford University. Previously, Newby was a technology writer for Apple and other Silicon Valley companies. She lives in Palo Alto.