Lisa Belkin is currently Chief National Correspondent for Yahoo! News. She began her career at The New York Times, where she worked for 30 years in various roles that included national correspondent, medical reporter, and contributing writer for The New York Times Magazine. While at the Times, Belkin coined the phrase "the Opt-Out Revolution" and created the "Life's Work" column and the "Motherlode" blog. She later moved to the Huffington Post, where she was Senior Columnist, writing about life, work and family. Belkin authored three books, Life's Work, Confessions of an Unbalanced Mom; First, Do No Harm; and Show Me a Hero, which was made into a Golden Globe-winning HBO series.
Lisa Belkin discusses Show Me a Hero and its road to Hollywood