Randi Hutter Epstein, MD, MPH is a medical writer and adjunct professor at The Graduate School of Journalism, Columbia University. She is the author of Get Me Out: A History of Childbirth from the Garden of Eden to the Sperm Bank. Her medical articles have appeared in The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times, The Washington Post, The Daily Telegraph, MORE magazine, Parents, among other newspapers and magazines. She was as a medical reporter for the London Bureau of The Associated Press and was the London bureau chief for Physician’s Weekly. Randi is currently a fellow of the Whitney Humanities Center at Yale University. She received her B.S. from the University of Pennsylvania, an M.S. from the Graduate School of Journalism, Columbia University, her M.D. from Yale University and her M.P.H. from the Mailman School of Public Health Columbia University. She lives in New York City with her husband and four children. Here, she tells us why she’s an OEP mentor-editor!