David McKie is an award-winning journalist with CBC News, a part-time journalism instructor, and an author who tells stories using material obtained through access-to-information, public records, and computer-assisted reporting. His past stories include investigations into drug, food, and workplace safety.
In 2008, he was part of a team that won the Michener Award for its coverage of tasers. He was also nominated for the Michener in 2004 for his work on the weaknesses of Health Canada’s system that monitors and reports on the dangers of prescription drugs.
David works in Ottawa out of the parliamentary bureau for CBC News. He edits Media, a quarterly magazine published by the Canadian Association of Journalists. David also teaches journalism part-time at Carleton University and Algonquin College, and is an adjunct professor at the University of King’s College.