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Bryant Furlow

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Science Journalist — The Lancet
Covers:  mental health, computed tomography, cancer, radiology, corruption, medicaid, medicine, oncology, heathcare, health insurance, open government, medial research, oncology nursing, diseases and conditions, chemotherapy

Working at the crossroads of science, global public health, and accountability journalism (http://Lancet.com, elsewhere)

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Biography

A biologist by training, I work at the crossroads of medical research, public policy, culture and accountability journalism.

My reporting over recent years has exposed and explored the off-label sedation of jail inmates with dangerous and addictive drug cocktails, lax state regulation of the hea...

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@BryantFurlow — 1,485 followers, 4,626 tweets

Jul 25, 2017

RT @ddiamond: Path for ACA repeal ☑️ Motion to proceed 🔲 20 hrs debate 🔲 Amendments 🔲 Points of order 🔲 Final amendment 🔲 Final vote 🔲 Conference w House

Jul 25, 2017

RT @LibyaLiberty: If you could deliver great healthcare you wouldn't be repealing the one already in place without a replacement plan…

Jul 25, 2017

RT @NateSilver538: The public's going to wind up confused as hell about what health care bills Republicans did & did not support. https://t…

Jul 25, 2017

RT @ACLU: Police may not delete photographs without a warrant, period. If you think your rights were violated by Capitol Po…

Jul 25, 2017

RT @FiveThirtyEight: McConnell chose to use reconciliation to try to make good on the GOP’s 7-year promise to repeal and replace the ACA.  http://53eig.ht/2uVofae 

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What was your first job as a journalist?

Science columnist at my college paper

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yep.

How is social media changing news?

The good: broader and more specific audiences. The bad/ugly: Rumor echo-chamber effects and poor vetting/reporting...