Zika’s Legacy

Occupational therapist Mayara Barata works with 2-year-old Nicolas, who has Zika congenital syndrome, in a photo of December 2017.

[This story was submitted in May 2018 in partial fulfillment of the degree of Master of Arts in Journalism. Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism. MA in Science, Environment, and Medicine]



Science and health journalist with a special interest in evidence-based medicine and epidemics. Columbia Journalism School alumna. mari.lenharo@gmail.com.

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