News, Journalism, and the Global Pandemic
What did we learn from covering COVID-19?
September 17, 2020, 6pm ET
This online event will be focused on lessons learned from news coverage of the science of the coronavirus pandemic, how it has been reported, how medical sciences have communicated, and updates on transmissions, vaccine development, and other topics.
Moderator: Lisa Palmer, National Geographic Visiting Professor of Science Communication
Laura Helmuth, Editor-in-Chief, Scientific American
Mark Johnson, science reporter, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Nancy Lapid, editor in charge, Reuters Health medical news