April 17, 2023- CBS17 |  NC General Assembly Considering Bill That Would Help Domestic Violence Survivors Deal With Debt

February 12, 2022- WCNC | Charlotte Organizations Partner  to Raise Awareness for Domestic Violence

December 7, 2021- WBTV | Organizations Decorate Tree to honor Domestic Violence victims

May 17, 2021- WCCB-TV | Some ‘Long Haulers’ Say Vaccine Helped Relieve Long Term Affects of Covid-19

December 28, 2020- WSOC-TV | Want to Help Those Experiencing Homelessness? Here’s What You Can Do

October 10, 2020- WCCB-TV | Health Officials Warn Residents to be Vigilant During Holidays to Stop the Spread of Covid-19

April 27, 2020- WBTV | Overcoming COVID-19, officials say almost 900 people have recovered in Mecklenburg County

November 15, 2019- WCNC | Sex assault victim shares rare experience of reporting to police

October 11, 2019- WCNC | Charlotte filmmaker says man sexually assaulted her

July 29, 2019- FOX 46 | Charlotte consumer rep. advocated for breast implant recall months ago

July 2, 2019- WSOC-TV Domestic Violence

January 24, 2019- Spectrum News | Bills Pile Up as Furloughed Workers Wait for Paycheck

January 14, 2019- Spectrum News | Government furloughs could lead to federal labor shortage

January 1, 2019- WSOC-TV | Federal employees feeling impact of government shutdown

December 31, 2018- WSOC-TV | FDA says certain antibiotics could rupture main artery

June 14, 2018- Fox 46 Charlotte (Anxiety and PTSD)

November 9, 2017- WSOC-TV Hidden Camera Investigation

May 12, 2016 – WSOC-TV | FDA changes warning label on popular antibiotics

February 3, 2016 – WSOC-TV | Charlotte woman urges Senators to police FDA better


Articles Authored by Rachel Brummert

May 3, 2023- American Society of Pharmacovigilance | Anxiety Disorders: What Are They and Why Is It Important to be Screened

April 30, 2023- American Society of Pharmacovigilance | Sarcoidosis: Could It Be Caused by Genetics?

March 24, 2023- American Society of Pharmacovigilance | Adverse drug events, Allergies, Side effects, and Adverse Reactions. What are the differences?

March 2022- The Journal of Precision Medicine | How I Learned the Hard Way to Ask Questions About Medications

July 8, 2021- Medshadow Foundation | Can Your Genes Impact How You Respond to Medication?

June 18, 2021- American Society of Pharmacovigilance | Pharmacogenomics: What Does It Mean for Your Health

March 24, 2021- Drug Watch | Adverse Drug Events: What Consumers Need to Know (National Drug Adverse Event Awareness Day)

April 22, 2020- Drug Watch | Testing positive for COVID-19: It felt like I had a compression belt around my chest

January 7, 2020- American Society of Pharmacovigilance | Rachel’s Story

May 2, 2019- Medshadow Foundation | Breast Implants: Should They Be Banned?

August 23, 2018- Drug Watch | Levaquin Turned Me Into Frankenwoman

August 17, 2018- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention | When Prescribed Incorrectly Lifesaving Antibiotics Can Be Dangerous and Carry Real Risks


Newspapers, Magazines, Online Publications

July 5, 2022- WebMD | Doctors Still Overprescribing Fluoroquinolones Despite Risks

August 7, 2020- MedTruth | Is It Time To Recognize Breast Implant Illness as a Medical Condition?

May 13, 2020- USA Today | ’50 states and 50 different approaches’: States scramble to hire COVID-19 contact tracers

April 13, 2020- New York Post | NC woman gets COVID-19 despite staying home for three weeks

July 31, 2019- Drug Watch | How to Read a Drug Label

February 7, 2019- WebMD | Fluoroquinolones Over-prescribed Despite Dangers

March 7, 2016 – Consumer Reports | Fluoroquinolones Are Too Risky For Common Infections

November 19, 2015 – Article by journalist Yee-Liu Williams | Advisory FDA Panel Urges Drug Companies for Clearer and Prominent Labeling on Fluoroquinolones

August 3, 2015 – Washington Post | It Pays To Read the Warning Label on Fluoroquinolones


Online Videos, Radio and Podcasts

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department: A Domestic Violence Survivor’s Story

PGx for Pharmacists Podcast: National Adverse Drug Awareness Day

For Pharmacists Awareness of Risks: A patient’s perspective on fluoroquinolone risks

Domestic Violence Survivor Speaks Up

Carry On Podcast: Episode 25- Moral Pedestal Film

Scars That Leave a Roadmap

Dealing with the Consequences of Infection