Rebecca Burton is one of Health News Florida interns. She's up early in the morning searching for the most important health news around the state to pass on to our readers.
She has a bachelor’s degree in journalism from Florida International University and is currently pursuing her master’s degree in science and health communication at the University of Florida, where she also instructs an undergraduate multimedia reporting class. She is currently a web producer for the Gainesville Sun and reporting intern for UF & Shands news and communications. While she lived in Miami, she interned at the Miami Herald where she covered health and local stories. Rebecca also keeps a weekly science and health blog called Layman’s Terms Media.