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Ivan Oransky, MD

Retraction Watch

Ivan Oransky is co-founder of Retraction Watch, editor in chief of Spectrum, and distinguished writer in residence at New York University’s Arthur Carter Journalism Institute. Ivan previously was president of the Association of Health Care Journalists and vice president of editorial at Medscape. He has also held editorial leadership positions at MedPage Today, Reuters Health, Scientific American, and The Scientist. He is the recipient of the 2015 John P. McGovern Medal for excellence in biomedical communication from the American Medical Writers Association.

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From Cancer to COVID-19, Does Science Self-Correct?


Discusses the effects of bad science, the history and role of retractions in research, and the impact of COVID-19 research.

From Cancer to COVID-19, Does Science Self-Correct?