40 minutes | Aug 3rd 2020

Dr. Jevin West | Calling Bullshit - The Art of Skepticism in a Data-Driven World

This episode of The Exam Room is a conversation with Dr. Jevin West, an associate professor in the Information School at the University of Washington. We talk about his new book, Calling Bullshit - The Art of Skepticism in a Data-Driven World. This is a fun and engaging discussion about one of the greatest healthcare challenges facing this generation of health consumers - Misinformation. From the granular definitions of bullshit to prescriptive strategies for helping people avoid it, this episode is sure to spark a bigger conversation about media literacy and how we consume and propagate information. 


The Calling Bullshit website with lots of good links. https://callingbullshit.org