Jeanette Beebe is a journalist focused on medicine, tech, and the politics and policies that propel health care.


Her work has appeared in The Daily Beast, Forbes, Fast Company, Mental Floss, PBS’s Next Avenue, MarketWatch, and Scientific American, where her story on the world's first pizza chef robot was called "creepier than lice and spiders" by The New York Post. She has filed radio and web stories for NPR member station WHYY for over three years, first as a Newsroom Intern. Her reporting has been featured on MSN and the Philadelphia Business Journal, and also by The Guardian and POLITICO.

As a data- and community-driven journalist who isn’t afraid of statistics, she often focuses on issues that impact women and girls, older people and their caregivers, and the LGBTQ community. She is a fact checker for hire, and her work as a freelance recordist has been broadcast by the BBC, Gimlet, KALW, WBUR, and NPR/ProPublica’s “Lost Mothers” series, which was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize for Explanatory Reporting. 

A Pushcart- and Best New Poets-nominated writer with a background in arts and cultural reporting, Jeanette also serves on staff at Nat. Brut as the magazine's Engagement Editor. She holds an A.B. from Princeton. 

Born and raised in Iowa, Jeanette has lived briefly in Chicago, New York, and Berlin (twice). Now, she's based in New Jersey — she's a long-time commuter, and she tries to travel light.