Tag: TV physician-journalists

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Our coverage looking at the complicated, often ethically challenged topic of doctors serving as journalists or medical correspondents/contributors on television news programs.

2 6/14/2016

Fox News falls into ethical morass on Zika birth story

5 7/8/2015

Charges that CNN made false claims about Dr. Sanjay Gupta in Nepal

2/20/2015

NBC Nightly News: News program? Or “Doc In The Box” on-air advice segment?

1 2/19/2015

Dr. Manny, The Medicine Hunter, and a wild, psychoactive trip on network TV

4 2/16/2015

A new MD-journalist asks, “Is there a role for the physician-journalist?”

16 2/11/2015

Brian Williams isn’t NBC’s only ethical problem; check medical news coverage issues

1/28/2015

Pharma payments to network TV physician-journalists – Columbia Journalism Review

8/4/2014

Ebola news notes, including ethical questions for CNN

10/8/2013

Ethics problem: physician-journalists interview colleagues without disclosing conflict

8/19/2011

The dangerous duality of the TV MD-“journalist” – 2 examples in 2 nights on network TV news