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Category: COVID-19 journalism/communication

7/17/2020

Criticism of NY Times’ Coronavirus Drug and Treatment Tracker

7/13/2020

Why make international news out of 9 vague patient reports on remdesivir?

7/3/2020

Some global reaction to the news of US mass purchase of remdesivir

6/17/2020

Pharma PR appears as unvetted COVID-19 vaccine news in STAT newsletter

6/16/2020

Following the dexamethasone COVID-19 drug news as it unfolds today

6/3/2020

Reuters report is another classic case study in how NOT to cover COVID-19 news

6/2/2020

60 Minutes promotes one hospital’s “promise of plasma”

5/21/2020

Avoid single patient, single source COVID-19 stories – especially on “cures”

5/20/2020

Journalism in pandemic: online training for thousands of international journalists

5/19/2020

Warning: early vaccine trial results don’t always stand test of time