Comfort Dorn has been the managing editor of ASBMB Today since 2017. Before that, she had a 20-year career in newspaper editing. She studied liberal arts at St. John’s College and has lived for most of her life in Maryland and Washington, D.C. She likes working with writers to craft honest, engaging articles and essays with commas in all the correct places. She also likes gardening, cooking, reading and spending time with her perfect granddaughter.
Articles by Comfort Dorn
Sept. 10, 2020
The world will be a different place next spring — a year after COVID-19 began to shutter much of the planet. Why not make this a time for rethinking structures in ways that are more sensible and just? We want your ideas for how to do that.
Sept. 1, 2019
The 2020 ASBMB annual meeting will include eight thematic tracks largely highlighting foundational areas of chemistry and molecular biology. Read on for details of these tracks — including scheduled speakers, key words and theme songs.
What I Wish People Understood
March 1, 2019
ASBMB Today managing editor Comfort Dorn takes on one of the magazine’s 2019 essay topics in a bid to encourage readers to become writers.
Jan. 1, 2019
Members of the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology have elected some new and some familiar faces to leadership positions in the society.