My journalistic work
English publications only
Conversation with Ian Harding about ableism, disability language, future film projects and most kept secrets (part 2) – ABILITY Magazine
Fight Like A Warrior Blogpost about ‘We Are Visible’: https://www.fightlikeawarrior.org/post/we-are-visible-a-documentary-about-living-with-an-invisible-illness
Why I made a film about EDS — EDS Society
Why I raise awareness – for AwareCauses
The blog of the academic journal BMJ Medical Humanities published my review of the film “Who Am I To Stop It”
“Trust me, I am Sick” Review – Ability Magazine
100 years of service – Easterseals – Ability Magazine
Tom Steyer talks about his disability policy and more – Ability Magazine
#StayTheF**kAtHome – People belonging to the COVID-19 risk group speak out. – ABILITY Magazine
AB 2283: A Rare Disease Council and Ombudsperson for California’s Rare Disease Population – ABILITY Magazine
‘El Candidato’: A documentary about Bryan Russell, the first man with Down syndrome to run for public office. – ABILITY Magazine
Meet Haben Girma: disability rights advocate and first deaf-blind Harvard Law School graduate. – ABILITY Magazine
Vint Cerf — Co-creator of the Internet and Email (Video and Audio) – ABILITY Magazine
Accessibility and Inclusion: ‘This is who we are’ – PBS KIDS, a model for all media – ABILITY Magazine
How YAI, Next for Autism and Cure SMA are supporting their members during COVID-19 – ABILITY Magazine
‘Lego Oma:’ German grandma creates Lego ramps to access buildings and imagination – ABILITY Magazine
Disability Rights Activist Raul Krauthausen – ABILITY Magazine
Keith McArthur – ABILITY Magazine
Challenges and Chances: Navigating the US healthcare system – ABILITY Magazine
Athletes competing at the IRONMAN – ABILITY Magazine
Why this election is crucial for people with disabilities – ABILITY Magazine
The Bazelon Center for Mental Health: Supporting People with Mental Health Conditions – ABILITY Magazine
Ian Harding opens up about ‘Pretty Little Liars’, lupus and Germany — Teil Eins (Part 1) – ABILITY Magazine
A Doll Like Me — Every Child Should Feel Included – ABILITY Magazine
Disability, Sex and Adult Toys by and for People with Disabilities – ABILITY Magazine
“Misdiagnosis: The Global Epidemic We Should Be Talking About” – an investigative article for The Mighty.
“Why disabled journalists should report on disability” – a commentary for The Columbia Journalism Review.
My first documentary about the lives of previous and current residents of Laguna Honda’s Positive Care Unit in San Francisco is published.
“16 Things the people who decide who qualifies should know” for The Mighty
“5 Career Paths That May Be Great for People With EDS” for The Mighty
“18 Gifts to Give Your Friend With Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome” for The Mighty
Firsts is a mini documentary series about several authors contributing to the book “Firsts – Coming of Age Stories by People with Disabilities” by Belo Cipriani.
“Finding the humor in my husband buying me diapers” for The Mighty
“What You See and Don’t See About the Woman in This Photo” for The Mighty
“Dear Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome – a letter from your host” for Patientworthy
“When a man at the airport noticed how much pain I was in” for The Mighty
“HOW DOES IT FEEL TO BE A SECOND CLASS PERSON?” for strength/flexibility/health/EDS
Medical article about the gene Tenascin-XB and the correlation with various Ehlers-Danlos types for EDS Wellness
One chapter of the book: “Our Stories of Strength – Living with Ehlers-Danlos syndrome“
“A long journey to diagnosis” for Suffering the Silence
“How people look at you if you are using a wheelchair without being paralyzed” for the Zippy Zebra
“10 things EDS has taught me” for Patientworthy
GRIESSL, Martin H., et al. Structural insight into the giant Ca2+-binding adhesin SiiE: implications for the adhesion of Salmonella enterica to polarized epithelial cells. Structure, 2013, 21. Jg., Nr. 5, S. 741-752.
STURM, Karina U., et al. Crystallization and preliminary crystallographic analysis of an Ig-domain-encompassing fragment of the giant adhesion protein SiiE from Salmonella enterica. Acta Crystallographica Section F: Structural Biology and Crystallization Communications, 2011, 67. Jg., Nr. 11, S. 1371-1374.