A Special Edition of Radio In Vivo: “Science on the Campaign Trail,” a panel discussion presented by the North Carolina Science Festival, the North Carolina Newsroom Cooperative, and Science Communicators of North Carolina on April 13, 2016. Panelists were Eugene Kiely, director, FactCheck.org, Laura Leslie, Capital Bureau chief, WRAL-TV, Sheril Kirshenbaum, executive director, ScienceDebate.org; director, The Energy Poll, University of Texas at Austin. and Bill Adair, Pulitzer Prize-winning creator of Politifact; Sanford School of Public Policy, Duke University. The event was moderated by Susan King, Dean, UNC School of Media and Journalism.
Guest: Dr. Tom Linden, Glaxo Wellcome Distinguished Professor of Medical Journalism, School of Journalism and Mass Communications, UNC-Chapel Hill; Director, UNC Medical & Science Journalism Program Topics: Tom’s career in medical broadcast journalism, the UNC Medical & Science Journalism Program, Tom’s book, The New York Times Reader: Health & Medicine