Statistics in Science Journalism

Want to know if crotch length can actually predict infertility in men? Or if coffee really does cause pancreatic cancer? This session will explore how to report research and statistics focusing on how to find limitations; how not to get things wrong; and, also how to spot a potential scoop


Deborah Cohen, Investigations Editor, BMJ

Ivan Oransky, vice president and global editorial director of MedPage Today.  Writer of the blogs Embargo Watch and Retraction Watch

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Ivan Oransky