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Weekly Share and Learn: Topics in Medicine, Mental Health, Science, and Ethics w/ Dr. Carol Portlock

December 20, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Thanks to vaccines and medical innovation, we are gradually moving away from the Covid pandemic. Retired oncologist Carol Portlock will discuss the new and intriguing science that lies ahead, including Covid. Clinical psychologist Frank Corigliano will continue to address your concerns about managing day-to-day during this trying time.

Suggested readings:

Omicron
https://www.nytimes.com/2021/12/12/opinion/covid-omicron-data.html

“Universal” vaccination methodology
https://www.nytimes.com/2021/12/08/magazine/universal-vaccines.html

Placebos in clinical trials
https://www.nytimes.com/2021/12/15/us/politics/placebo-effect-clinical-care.html

Eye drops instead of glasses
https://www.nytimes.com/2021/12/14/well/live/eye-drops-reading-glasses-fda.html

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Date:
December 20, 2021
Time:
10:00 am - 11:00 am
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