Carmen Paun

Global Health Reporter

Carmen Paun is a global health reporter for POLITICO.

She previously spent five years covering health policy at POLITICO Europe in Brussels. She wrote about the access to pricey therapies for children with rare diseases, as well as the EU’s rules on cigarettes and e-cigarettes, among many others. A Romanian native, Carmen also covered her country’s politics for an international audience.

Besides English, Carmen speaks French, Italian, Spanish and Romanian. She lives in Arlington, Va., with her son and husband.

Carmen Paun