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Sathya Achia Abraham
  • Sathya Achia Abraham

  • Public relations specialist/science writer

  • Phone: (804) 828-1231

Sathya Achia Abraham joined University Public Affairs in July 2004. She covers university research in science, medicine, technology and more, and serves as editor of VCU’s research blog, Across the Spectrum. The research blog showcases the scope of the university’s nearly $248 million research program and allows readers to explore emerging trends in science, medicine, engineering, humanities, business and the arts, and life and social sciences.

Abraham has experience in many aspects of scientific, medical and consumer-based publishing. She was a project editor at medical publisher, SLACK Inc., where she wrote and edited technical and medical articles and managed an award-winning physician-directed newsletter.

She also was assistant health editor for Health Watch magazine and assistant editor of Canadian Family Tree House magazine, both based in Toronto, Canada. She has written for Chatelaine Magazine, Canada’s largest women’s magazine, and The Medical Post, a Canadian newspaper magazine for physicians.

Abraham studied in Ontario, Canada, where she earned a bachelor of science in biology and a post-graduate degree in print and broadcast journalism. She is a member of the National Association of Science Writers and the Public Relations Society of America.

Recent stories by Sathya Achia Abraham