Coronavirus (683) Learn how to fight #COVID19 misinformation

30 May, 2020

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Tuesday, June 2, 2020 at 4 PM – 5:30 PM UTC+05:30

Do you want to learn about how to fight health misinformation during the current COVID-19 pandemic?

We will host a live web chat with a panel of prominent U.S. experts: Dr. Rupali J. Limaye, Associate Scientist at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health; Dr. Alain Bernard Labrique, Director and Associate Professor at Johns Hopkins University’s Global mHealth Initiative; & Dr. David Lazer, University Distinguished Professor of Political Science and Computer and Information Science at Northeastern University. Moderated by Google News Initiative Certified Trainer and media consultant, Sunil Prabhakar, the discussion will address the unique challenges we are facing in tackling health misinformation during the current COVID-19 global pandemic. The panelists will take your questions; please join the live conversation!

For panelist details, please check out their bios:

Dr. Rupali J. Limaye:

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