Rose Shapiro

A session at QED 2013

Saturday 13th April, 2013

1:00pm to 1:50pm (GMT)

Author of Suckers: How Alternative Medicine Makes Fools of Us All. Interviewed by Brian Thompson.

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Brian Thompson

Podcaster; humorist

Brian is a podcaster whose shows have helped promote scientific skepticism through humour and entertainment. An experienced host and speaker, Brian is a semi-regular guest on skeptical panel show Inkredulous - a popular staple of past QED events - and works as Field Coordinator at the JREF. Brian will be the Master of Ceremonies for 2013.

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Rose Shapiro

Author of "Suckers: How Alternative Medicine Makes Fools of Us All"

Rose Shapiro is a writer and journalist, whose became interested in alternative medicine while working as a health writer for women's magazines. Her interest led to the book Suckers: How Alternative Medicine Makes Fools Of Us All, which details the harm done by a wide range alternative medicine practitioners and the dangers posed by pseudomedicine.

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QED 2013

England England, Manchester

13th14th April 2013

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Time 1:00pm1:50pm GMT

Date Sat 13th April 2013


The Richard Dawkins Foundation Room, Mercure Manchester Piccadilly

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