Olga is a staff writer for The Atlanticcovering health, gender, and science. Prior to that, she was The Atlantic‘s Global editor. Before joining the magazine, she covered international affairs and start-ups for the Washington Post.

She has also written for the Los Angeles Times, Forbes, and Wired.

She is a recipient of the International Reporting Project’s Journalism Fellowship and was one of two finalists selected among hundreds of eligible entrants for the New York Academy of Medicine‘s 2015 Urban Health Journalism Prize.