Emily Peterson

Emily Peterson is an experienced fact-checker and editor. She's a graduate student at Queens College studying Library and Information Science as well as a public library worker. Emily served as a Graduate Intern at the Advertising Research Foundation in New York and earned Bachelor's degrees in English Literature and French.

About Shape

Shape is an award-winning digital fitness, wellness, and beauty destination that offers inclusive, trusted, and empowering expert-led guidance and advice for anyone at any point in their wellness journey. Our library of more than 11,000 stories reaches more than 7 million readers monthly who want to prioritize their health, have fun, and lead an active lifestyle while also cutting through the noise of quick fixes and unvetted fads.