Kira Peikoff is a graduate of New York University with a degree in journalism. She also holds a Master of Science degree in Bioethics from Columbia University. Her articles have been published in a variety of major media outlets, including The New York Times, and she writes a regular health column for Cosmopolitan.com. She is a member of The American Society of Journalists and Authors, International Thriller Writers, and Mystery Writers of America. Visit her online at www.kirapeikoff.com.