Stepp, Laura Sessions

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STEPP, Laura Sessions

STEPP, Laura Sessions. American, b. 1951. Genres: Medicine/Health. Career: Journalist. Television reporter, 1971-72; Palm Beach Times, Palm Beach, FL, government reporter, 1974; Evening Bulletin, Philadelphia, PA, investigative reporter, 1975-78; Charlotte Observer, Charlotte, NC, newsroom projects editor, 1979-81; Washington Post, La Plata, MD, editor, 1982-86, religion editor, 1987-92, Style section writer, 1992-. National Academy of Sciences, Board on Children, Youth, and Families, visiting scholar, 1996-98; U.S. Surgeon General's Healthy People 2000 Panel on Adolescence, member, 1998-99; Casey Journalism Center for Children and Families, University of Maryland, chair, board of advisors. Publications: Our Last Best Shot: Guiding Our Children through Early Adolescence, 2000. Contributor to publications. Address: Washington Post Co., 1150 15th St. NW, Washington, DC 20071, U.S.A.