Join the Library at Nov. 18 OHSU Science Cafe “Bridging the Gap: Respectful Discourse in the Time of COVID”

We’re excited to be part of the OHSU Science Cafe discussion on Thursday, November 18:

“Bridging the Gap: Respectful Discourse in the Time of COVID”

  • A panel featuring Marcel Curlin, M.D., Daniel Streblow, Ph.D., and Kristine Alpi, M.L.S., M.P.H., Ph.D., will discuss mis-/dis-information and the role that search engines and social media play in decision-making about the novel coronavirus and other important health issues.
  • Curlin is an associate professor of medicine (infectious diseases) in the OHSU School of Medicine and specializes in HIV vaccine research; Streblow is a professor of molecular microbiology and immunology in the OHSU Vaccine and Gene Therapy Institute; Alpi is OHSU’s university librarian and an associate professor of medical informatics and clinical epidemiology in the OHSU School of Medicine.

WHAT: 

Science Café consists of informal public discussions hosted by Oregon Health & Science University’s Oregon National Primate Research Center.This year’s Science Cafés are being held virtually due to the pandemic.

WHEN: 

7 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 18.

WHERE: 

All Science Café talks will be live-streamed online.  Viewers are asked to register and submit questions in advance by sending an email to . A link to view each presentation will be provided following registration.

 

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