Tim Schwab is a freelance journalist based in Washington DC, who frequently writes
about conflicts of interest, mostly in science. His writing has appeared in The BMJ, PLoSONE, UnDark and The Progressive, and his investigative work has been credited with compelling the National Academies of Sciences to overhaul its conflict-of-interest policies. Tim previously worked for Food & Water Watch, a non-profit advocacy group that takes no funding from any companies, industry groups or
governments. Follow Tim on Twitter @timothywschwab.