Session 3: Science Communication: Expertise and Public Trust
Heidi Larson, Maya J. Goldenberg (University of Guelph), Tarun Menon (University of California, San Diego)

part of: Eth.Sci 2021
April 2, 2021, 8:30am - 10:00am
PhilSci India


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Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi
University of California, San Diego
O P Jindal Global University
University of Toronto, St. George Campus
Eindhoven University of Technology
University of York

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Eth.Sci Session 3: Science Communication: Expertise and Public Trust

Public trust in scientific expertise has been crucial to the success of  pandemic control measures and would also determine attitudes toward CoViD vaccines. This session will focus on communication of scientific information to the public, especially the role of expertise and public trust as it features in the current pandemic situation. 

On: 2nd April 2021 (Friday)

Time: 6PM IST, 12.30PM GMT, 8.30AM EST, 5.30AM PST 

Panel Speakers: Heidi Larson (London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine), Maya Goldenberg (University of Guelph), Tarun Menon (National Institute of Advanced Studies), Vasudevan Mukunth (The Wire)

Moderator: Sahana V Rajan (O P Jindal Global University)

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