The Centre for Investigative Journalism
The Centre for Investigative Journalism

Cara McGoogan

Cara McGoogan is the award-winning author of The Poison Line: Life and Death in the Infected Blood Scandal, and Bed of Lies, a documentary podcast series that investigates major British scandals. She is the Telegraph‘s first Narrative Audio Journalist and published her debut book last year. She has won two Press Awards, a Media Freedom Award and a British Journalism Award. The Poison Line was shortlisted for the J. Anthony Lukas Prize. In 2022, Cara spent three months at the Washington Post on the prestigious Stern-Bryan Fellowship.

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Bloodline: Investigating Infected Blood

Cara McGoogan spent five years following the Infected Blood Inquiry, and conducting her own investigation into how a 'miracle' treatment for haemophilia called Factor VIII came to infect tens of thousands of people with HIV and hepatitis.
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