Illustration by Alex Castro
This week, I obtained to speak about vaccines and vaccine data with Natalie Dean, and The Verge’s Nicole Wetsman and Nilay Patel on The Vergecast. It was an amazing dialog with Dean, who’s an assistant professor of biostatistics on the College of Florida and an skilled in infectious illness epidemiology who has labored on designing vaccine trials.
After the podcast, I obtained to ask one thing that had been on my thoughts: how did she — an individual who works with scientific information every single day — really feel concerning the flood of early variations of scientific research being posted on-line? And the way a lot consideration ought to most people be paying to them?
Earlier than we get to her reply, let’s take a fast step again to speak about what these early research are….