Amy is part of the dynamic duo that produces 2 Docs Talk, the podcast about healthcare, the science of medicine and everything in between. Together with Kendall Britt, MD, Amy gets into the big medical topics of the day and the evidence (or lack of it) to support them. Basically, it’s medical radio for smart people.
Last week the ballroom at the San Antonio Hyatt was filled with a group that relies on medical evidence in their daily work. The American Medical Writer’s Association was gathered to hear Ivan Oransky, MD. He is the cofounder of Retraction Watch and VP of MedPage Today. His speech focused on the multiple ways scientific evidence can be faulty, unreliable and fraudulent.
Blog Scout is my curated email newsletter designed to amplify evidence-based medical content on the internet. I scour the internet, find great content by health care providers who are in the trenches day in and day out, and share it with you.
Whether you are a healthcare consumer who wants to educate yourself about evidence-based medicine, or a healthcare provider wanting to hear what your colleagues have to say, you’ll get the most relevant content from the most up-to-date providers all in neatly packaged, single weekly email.
In the medical blogging world, there is a lot of big talk about miracles cures and wonder drugs. You know – snake oil. What about the role of evidence in medical content? Just because it’s not a peer reviewed journal doesn’t mean that standards shouldn’t apply. Read more at Coffee Break Medical Marketing
As a healthcare consumer, you are bombarded with information from all directions. News, advertising, your brother’s girlfriend, the internet, and tv shows. How do you figure out which information you can trust, which information is just noise, and which information can actually harm you? Read more on AssetBuilder.