Richard Berke

Executive Editor, STAT

Richard Berke is executive editor of STAT, a publication launched by Boston Globe Media in 2015 with the mission of delivering deep and tough-minded stories about health, medicine, and life sciences. STAT is based in Boston and has offices in Washington, San Francisco, New York, and Los Angeles. Prior to STAT, Berke was executive editor of POLITICO. For nearly three decades before that, he was a reporter and editor at The New York Times, where he served as chief political correspondent, White House correspondent, Washington editor, national editor, video content editor, and assistant managing editor. He started his career as a reporter at the Baltimore Evening Sun.

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