Steven Reiner, an associate professor of broadcast journalism at Stony Brook University, spent two decades as a senior producer, producer and director at CBS News, covering many of the major news events of the last two decades. Working with the Alan Alda Center for Communicating Science, he has led workshops in Distilling Your Message and Dealing with the Media for scientists, health professionals and science students. Steven is a highly experienced interviewer. For more than 10 years, he was a producer for CBS News’ flagship news magazine, “60 Minutes.” Before working in television, he was senior editor of National Public Radio’s evening news program All Things Considered. At NPR, he also established and was chief editor of the NPR science reporting unit, one of the nation’s most respected sites for science journalism.