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Friday, January 30, 2015

Ethicists Question Impact of Hospital Advertising

In a commentary piece published in JAMA Internal Medicine, CMU's Alex John London and Pitt's Yael Schenker question the impact of health information that is available online, voicing their concerns that reliable and unbiased information may be hard to identify among the growing number of medical care advertisements.
Thursday, January 29, 2015

Individuals May Fail To Navigate Complex Tradeoffs in Privacy Decision-Making

We leave a trail of data, both knowingly and unwittingly, with every swipe of a credit card, post on social media and query on a search engine. Carnegie Mellon University researchers detail the privacy hurdles people face while navigating in the information age, and what should be done about privacy at a policy level.
Friday, January 23, 2015

Ed Boyden To Receive Andrew Carnegie Prize in Mind and Brain Sciences

Carnegie Mellon University will award the third annual Andrew Carnegie Prize in Mind and Brain Sciences to Ed Boyden, associate professor of biological engineering and brain and cognitive sciences at the MIT Media Lab and the MIT McGovern Institute.
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