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Medical Breakthroughs

In 2012, Ann Thompson reported on the following medical breakthroughs .

Feature 1:

Medicine might one day fend off some ailments of old age.

Feature 2:

ADD SOUTH KOREA TO THE LIST OF COUNTRIES WHERE PATIENTS FROM ALL OVER THE WORLD ARE FLOCKING TO FIND, IN MANY CASES, CHEAPER AND BETTER CARE. IN “FOCUS ON TECHNOLOGY,” ANN THOMPSON REPORTS ON WHAT’S KNOWN AS “MEDICAL TOURISM.”

Feature 3:

Testing New Medications Using Tissue Chips

With more than 30 years of journalism experience in the Greater Cincinnati market, Ann Thompson brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to her reporting. She has reported for WKRC, WCKY, WHIO-TV, Metro Networks and CBS/ABC Radio. Her work has been recognized by the Associated Press and the Society of Professional Journalists. In 2019 and 2011 A-P named her “Best Reporter” for large market radio in Ohio. She has won awards from the Association of Women in Communications and the Alliance for Women in Media. Ann reports regularly on science and technology in Focus on Technology.