Meet Me

Michael McGrady is an acclaimed international journalist and commentator covering drug legalizationtobacco harm reduction, and the vaping industry. 

He also covers or has covered energy, the environment, politics, regulation, taxation, technology, civil liberties, trade, academic freedom, health policy, and other public health topics for dozens of news outlets. However, after he was able to quit smoking through e-cigarettes, he devouts his journalism to covering vaping’s role as a public health innovation. 

Access to alternative nicotine products and tobacco harm reduction are matters of human rights. His work additionally expands on this sentiment.

Awards and Honors

2019 Knowledge-Action-Change Tobacco Ham Reduction Scholarship Recipient

Professional Affiliations

Member of the Association of Healthcare Journalists

Current Work

Board/Advisor at T.H.R. Brasil

Contributor to Filter magazine

Contributing editor for Tobacco Reporter

Syndicated columnist and writer for

U.S. correspondent for

U.S. correspondent for

Public policy columnist for the English edition of Vaping Post

Michael McGrady, ACHJ

Location: Colorado, USA


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