André Picard Follow
André Picard is the health columnist at The Globe and Mail. Author of the bestselling book "NEGLECTED NO MORE".
Last fall when I received a hateful + threatening email, my editor @TheTyee immediately had my back, talked through my reporting options, encouraged me to take the rest of the day off & paid for a therapy session. This support should be the bare minimum in all newsrooms #cdnmedia
U.S. C.D.C. Eases #Covid19 Guidelines, Eliminating Quarantines. Focus is on preventing severe illness, agency says, by @EmilyAnthes
https://www.nytimes.com/2022/08/11/health/virus-cdc-guidelines.html?referringSource=articleShare via @nytimes
There are so many amazing health & science fellowships… only open to U.S. journalists. It’s a shame we don’t have more of these opportunities in Canada. https://twitter.com/sejorg/status/1557045098310934530
Are you relatively new to journalism and interested in the science, health and/or environment beats? Apply for #SHERF! Fellows will receive training, networking, mentoring, new sources and story ideas — all while staying at their jobs. Apply by 9/1: http://bit.ly/3RqaTdn.
Will low-dose #vaccination stretch the #monkeypox vaccine supply, or backfire? by @DrPhilKrause @llborio https://www.statnews.com/2022/08/09/will-low-dose-vaccination-stretch-the-monkeypox-vaccine-supply-or-backfire/ via @statnews @gregggonsalves #MPXV
Very excited to share our latest research on immunological features of #LongCovid. Our 2+ year collaboration with @PutrinoLab with many other fantastic colleagues and patients - Mount Sinai Yale Long COVID (MY-LC) study by @sneakyvirus1 et al. 🧵(1/)