Veterinary Public Health Residency Rounds will welcome a guest speaker on November 16th. Find more information below.
"The harms of not-ready-for-prime-time health care news coverage"
Friday, November 16, 2018
12:00 – 12:50 pm
365 Haecker Hall
Gary Schwitzer has specialized in health care journalism in his 44-year career in radio, television, interactive multimedia and the Internet. He is publisher of HealthNewsReview.org, leading a team of 50 people who evaluate and grade daily health news reporting by major U.S. news organizations and produce a toolkit of tips and resources to help journalists and the general public to improve their critical thinking about health care interventions. Schwitzer has written about the state of health journalism in JAMA Internal Medicine, the World Health Organization bulletin, Trends in Pharmacological Sciences, BMJ, the American Journal of Bioethics, and PLoS Medicine, among many others.