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2015 talks, workshops, presentations


April 23-26

HJ15-logo-e1428792802757Association of Health Care Journalists annual conference, Santa Clara, CA.  9th consecutive year that we’ve helped lead this workshop. “How to accurately report on medical research findings.” 

June 8

US Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD, workshop for medical officers of this agency on how to effectively communicate risks to the public.

September 1

PreventingOverdiagnosisPreventing Overdiagnosis conference, Washington, DC. Workshop: “The role of the media in promoting or preventing overdiagnosis.”

October

Tentative:  lead two health journalism workshops in Delhi and Mumbai, India, in collaboration with the National Cancer Institute.

December

Tentative:  speak to American College of Cardiology meeting, New York City


2014 talks, workshops, presentations

March 27-30

AHCJ DenverAssociation of Health Care Journalists annual conference, Denver


May 21-23

NPSKeynote address to National Medicines Symposium, Brisbane, Australia


October 8-11

AMWA logoAmerican Medical Writers Association annual conference, Memphis

November 16 


10426277_433237126833844_7164556637080193625_n1National Breast Cancer Coalition Project LEAD workshop
, Washington, DC


2013 talks, workshops, presentations

 

Feb. 18-20

NCI-logoNational Cancer Institute Cancer Research in the Media workshop, San Juan, Puerto Rico

Feb. 20-22 

Selling Sickness conference, Washington, D.C.

selling sickness logo


March 14-17

AHCJ Boston heroAssociation of Health Care Journalists annual conference, Boston

April 23

16th Annual Mates David and Hinna Stahl Memorial Lecture in Bioethics, UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School , New Brunswick, NJ


June 16-19

Logo Marca  PaísInternational Shared Decision-Making Conference, Lima, Peru

June 24-28


WCSJWorld Conference of Science Journalists
, Helsinki, Finland

 August 24

MPR Fair heroMinnesota State Fair, Minnesota Public Radio building, discussion about “distinguishing miracle drugs from medical quackery” – taped for use on MPR Daily Circuit program

 October 8

Presentation to Veterans Health Administration’s National Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, Durham, North Carolina. “Trying To Improve the Public Dialogue About Health Care: Lessons from HealthNewsReview.org.”

 December 2 – 3

MIT boot campMedical Evidence Boot Camp, Knight Science Journalism Fellowships at MIT, Cambridge, MA


2012 talks, workshops, presentations

April 19-22

AHCJ AtlantaHealth Journalism 2012: The Association of Health Care Journalists annual conference, Atlanta, Georgia, workshop:  Evaluating medical evidence for journalists

April 23-24

University of Wisconsin-Madison conference, Science Writing in the Age of Denial

UW science writing in age of denial

 

May 7-8

National Cancer Institute – Cancer Research in the Media workshop for journalists in Beijing, China – hosted by Cancer Institute and Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences

July 22-26

The Rocky Mountain Workshop on How to Practice Evidence-Based Health Care – Steamboat Spring, CO

September 13

Eisenberg Conference Series: Supporting Informed Decision Making When Clinical Evidence and Conventional Wisdom Collide.  AHRQ Conference Center, Rockville, Maryland.


October 15-17

mim_sub_header_1National Institutes of Health Medicine in the Media workshop, Washington, DC

October 29-30

New England Chapter of the Medical Library Association Annual Meeting (NAHSL) Woodstock, VT

December 4

MIT Medical Evidence Boot Camp, Knight Science Journalism Fellowships at MIT, Cambridge, MA


2011 talks, workshops, presentations

January 19

New England Science Writers bloggers panel, Harvard Faculty Club, Cambridge, MA

January 25-26

Foundation for Informed Medical Decision Making Research & Policy Forum, Washington, DC

April 14- 17

AHCJ Philly 2011Association of Health Care Journalists annual conference, Philadelphia

May 1

National Breast Cancer Coalition annual meeting

May 5-6

Food and Drug Administration Risk Communication Advisory Committee, Washington, DC

May 19

US Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality Evidence-based Practice Centers, Rockville, MD

June 3

ACSM logoAmerican College of Sports Medicine annual meeting, Denver, CO


June 23-24

conferencelogoEuropean Health Journalism conference, Coventry University, UK

July 13-16

National Institutes of Health Medicine in the Media workshop, Hanover, NH

July 17-20

Tufts Summer Institute on Web Strategies for Health Communication, Boston

July 24-26

Foundation for Informed Medical Decision Making Summer Medical Editors meeting, Jackson Hole, WY

August 15-16

Food and Drug Administration Risk Communication Advisory Committee, Washington, DC

September 26

National Breast Cancer Coalition media workshop, New York City, NY


September 28

Barcelona conferenceInternational Biomedical Journalism Symposium, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain

October 1

Minnesota Breast Cancer Awareness Association annual meeting keynote speaker


November 7-8

NCI CRiMNational Cancer Institute Cancer Research in the Media workshop for Latin American journalists, Guadalajara, Mexico

December 6-9

Medical Evidence Boot Camp, Knight Science Journalism Fellowships at MIT, Cambridge, MA


2010 talks, workshops, presentations


March

AHRQ-logoInvited speaker at US Agency for Health Care Research & Quality seminar, “First Do No Harm.”


April 12-13

RTDNA-logoPanelist for Radio-Television Digital News Association convention on improved health journalism, Las Vegas.

April

AHCJ Chicago 2010Led workshop on how to report on studies at Association of Health Care Journalists national conference in Chicago

May

Organized and spoke at workshop for members of American Society of News Editors in partnership with Foundation for Informed Medical Decision Making, Boston

Speaker, Institute for Clinical Systems Improvement Colloquium, St. Paul.

Panel member at National Breast Cancer Coalition annual conference, Washington, DC

July

Spoke to Tufts Summer Institute on Web Strategies for Health Communication, Boston

September

Spoke to general internal medicine department and to MD-MPH students at University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill


October

Mizzou Center for Health PolicySpoke to University of Missouri Health Policy Summit, Columbia, Missouri

November 

Spoke to Northwest Science Writers Association, Seattle and to Institute for Health Metrics & Evaluation, University of Washington

National Cancer Institute Cancer Research in the Media workshop for Latin American journalists, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil


December 12-17

UnknownSalzburg Global Seminar, “The Greatest Untapped Resource in Healthcare? Informing and Involving Patients in Decisions About Their Medical Care.” Salzburg, Austria

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