Sigal Sharf, MS
About The Author:
Sigal Sharf is the author of the Anxiety News column on Anxiety.org. She earned a Master’s Degree in Communications Management from the University of Southern California (USC), where she focused on the dissemination of healthcare information. She also earned dual Bachelor’s degrees in Print Journalism and Political Science at USC. Ms.
Sharf has extensive experience in the health services industry, having worked previously at the Los Angeles County Department of Health Services Tobacco Control Program, and the Cancer Information Service of California at the University of California Los Angeles.
Carla Nasca, Ph.D., is a post-doctoral fellow of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention in the laboratory of Neuroendocrinology at the Rockefeller University, New York. Dr. Nasca received her B.A. in Molecular Biology and her M.S. in Electrophysiology from the University of Palermo in Italy. She earned her Ph.D. in Neurobiology and Pharmacology from the University Sapienza in Rome, Italy, before moving to The Rockefeller University under the mentorship of Dr. Bruce McEwen.