Judy Packer-Tursman

Judy Packer-Tursman is a veteran journalist based in Washington, D.C. with 30-plus years of experience in writing primarily about healthcare for newspapers including the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, magazines including Medical Economics, newsletters, and digital media including HealthCare Dive. She first became steeped in reporting on integrative medicine as a freelance columnist for The Washington Post health section’s Treatment of Choice in 2000-2001, and she has followed developments in the field with keen interest ever since.

January 17, 2022
The National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCIH) posted a notice of special interest December 20 for “high priority pain… Read More
December 27, 2021
Using what conventional medicine in the United States considers the “gold standard” for objective scientific methodology, University of… Read More
December 15, 2021
Amid a controversy that heated up several years ago in the United States and shows no signs of abating, physical therapists contend their use of a… Read More