Deputy Managing Editor, Print and Operations

David Dahl

David Dahl chooses and edits page one stories and oversees newsroom operations. Dahl also has been closely involved in our transformation to a multi-platform news source and helped as a liaison with business operations at the Globe.

Latest stories


Should taxpayers cover the light bills at university labs? Trump kicks off a tense debate

By Meghana Keshavan , STAT

Universities expressed alarm at the thought of losing taxpayer support for “indirect costs” that they consider vital to their biomedical research.


Analyzing the president, from afar

By Sharon Begley , STAT

Mental health experts see three key psychological traits in President Trump.


Caution urged on getting flu shots too early

By Helen Branswell , STAT

Mounting scientific evidence is raising questions about whether vaccinating people in mid-summer may actually be undermining the effectiveness of the nation’s massive flu vaccination program.