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EVENT DESCRIPTION  
 
Event Type:  Lecture (This is an NIH Science event)
 
Title:  Communicating Science to the Public: Follow the Science
 
Description:  Public understanding of science benefits both the public and the scientific enterprise. However, communicating science to the public is an acquired, not innate, skill, and it is particularly difficult and complex in domains like complementary and integrative health. Fortunately, there is a growing body of scientific evidence about what works and does not that can be used to increase the effectiveness of science communication efforts.

Alan I. Leshner, Ph.D., Chief Executive Officer Emeritus at the American Association for the Advancement of Science, will speak both about the needs for engaging with the public about science and some of the lessons learned, especially in controversial or contentious areas.

 
Series Name:  Integrative Medicine Research Lecture Series
 
Event URL:  https://nccih.nih.gov/news/events/IMlectures
 
Videocast:  Event will be videocast LIVE on the Web
 
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EVENT DATE/TIME  
 
Date/Time: 
Thursday, October 19, 2017   11:00am - 12:00pm Add To Outlook Calendar     Add To iCal Calendar     Add To Entourage Calendar
 
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EVENT SPEAKER(S)  
 
Name:   Alan I. Leshner, Ph.D.
Title:   Chief Executive Officer Emeritus
Organization:   American Association for the Advancement of Science
City/Province:   Washington
State:   District of Columbia
Country:   United States
 

EVENT SPONSOR(S)  
 
Organization(s):  [NIH] National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health
 

EVENT LOCATION  
 
Location:  On the main NIH Campus
Building:  Building 10 (Clinical Center)
Room:  Lipsett Auditorium at the NIH Clinical Center
 
Street Address:  10 Center Drive
City:  Bethesda
State:  Maryland
Zip Code:  20892
 

EVENT CONTACT(S)  
 
Name:   Afomeya Agonafer
E-mail:   aagonafe@mail.nih.gov
Phone:   301-435-6826
 
 
 
 
 
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