WORKSHOP 2A - Dr. Google

A session at The Amaz!ng Meeting 2012

Thursday 12th July, 2012

11:00am to 12:45pm (PST)

How to find reliable health information online and elsewhere, and skeptically evaluate the information you find. Workshop attendees will learn about how professionals and non-professionals can use information access to improve their health care while avoiding common misconceptions and pitfalls.

Requires separate ticket or All Workshop Pass.

About the speakers

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David Gorski

A breast surgeon doing his best to defend science-based medicine against pseudoscience. His opinions are his and his alone. Blocked by Andrew Wakefield. bio from Twitter

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Harriet Hall
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Dr Rachael Dunlop

DrRachie from the Skeptic Zone. ALS and ageing researcher. Podcaster, blogger, science communicator. Winner of the 2010 Shorty Award for health. bio from Twitter

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Steven Novella

The host of the Skeptics Guide to the Universe podcast, and science blogger extraordinaire. bio from Twitter

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Time 11:00am12:45pm PST

Date Thu 12th July 2012

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  • Medical Myths, Lies, and Half-Truths

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