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Maiken Scott



Maiken Scott is host of “The Pulse” on WHYY-FM, the flagship National Public Radio station serving Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and the surrounding area. “The Pulse” is a weekly, hour-long radio show featuring stories at the heart of health, science and innovation. Since its launch in December 2013, “The Pulse” has crafted a unique, ground-level approach to telling compelling stories and breaking down complicated issues.

Ms. Scott also serves as WHYY’s Scattergood Foundation behavioral health reporter, examining a variety of issues ranging from suicide prevention to new treatments for depression to conditions in boarding homes for mentally ill people.