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More than 200 students from across Europe tackle fake news

A Europe-wide workshop on Fake News with Rainer Wieland, Vice-President of the European Parliament aims to identify reliable information and encourage responsible action. April 7, 2021 – COBURG, MADRID – How can you distinguish reliable from false information? How can you recognise and combat fake news? What characterizes serious and responsible research? These were some… Read More »

From ‘Toy’ to Tool: Why It’s Time for a Gold Standard in Telehealth Education

Joseph Kvedar, MD, Senior Advisor, Virtual Care, Mass General Brigham According to the Consumer Technology Association, recent data show that 59 percent of consumers use remote mental health services; 49 percent are using telehealth for physical health; and 37 percent are using health fitness apps — all increases compared to what we saw prior to the COVID-19… Read More »

‘It took a full year after my dad’s death from Alzheimer’s before I could recall happy memories – the trauma of his final years was overwhelming’

“Every old man I see reminds me of my father when he had fallen in love with death”  atrick Kavanagh’s words are to the forefront of my mind as I’m walking through St Anne’s Park in Raheny, Dublin, one May morning. Although my dad has been dead for over a decade I’m hit by an unexpected… Read More »