Dr. Jevin West | Calling Bullshit – The Art of Skepticism in a Data-Driven World

  • Aug 3, 2020

Dr. Jevin West | Calling Bullshit – The Art of Skepticism in a Data-Driven World

 
 
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This episode of The Exam Room is a conversation with Dr. Jevin West, an associate professor in the Information School at the University of Washington. We talk about his new book, Calling Bullshit – The Art of Skepticism in a Data-Driven World. This is a fun and engaging discussion about one of the greatest healthcare challenges facing this generation of health consumers – Misinformation. From the granular definitions of bullshit to prescriptive strategies for helping people avoid it, this episode is sure to spark a bigger conversation about media literacy and how we consume and propagate information. 

 

Important Links:

The Calling Bullshit website with lots of good links. https://callingbullshit.org

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Bryan Vartabedian, MD

Bryan Vartabedian is a pediatrician at Baylor College of Medicine / Texas Children’s Hospital and one of health care’s influential voices on technology & medicine.

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