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This week in my @UCSDExtension Science Writing #scicomm course, we're covering ways to increase accuracy and reduce hype. For example, keeping @HealthNewsRevu criteria in mind. What are your pet peeves? Pro tips? Best resources on the topic? I'd love to share with the class
Publisher @garyschwitzer coauthors “Communicating Science in Time of Pandemic” in @JAMA_current. “Spend time to reflect on how the words and the data matter, and then act accordingly.” https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/fullarticle/2768397