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Kevin B. O'Reilly rejoined the AMA in 2016 after an earlier stint as a senior reporter for American Medical News. He has covered a wide range of topics in health care, including diagnostics, medical ethics, quality improvement, patient safety and meetings of the AMA House of Delegates. Most recently, Kevin served as senior editor at CAP TODAY, a monthly magazine published by the College of American Pathologists. He was graduated with honors from Columbia College Chicago's print journalism program.