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Recent News Coverage of Unit Members

August 1, 2016. Brunswick woman taking gamble that stem cells will restore vision, Portland Press Herald

July 12, 2016. Is Most Clinical Research Useless?, Canadian Medical Association Journal

March 22, 2016 After Infecting Pregnant Monkey With Zika, Scientists Wait for Backlash. KQED Science

October 14, 2015. How 74 years of flawed experiments ‘hampered’ cancer fight. The Scotsman

October 13, 2015. Poorly designed animal experiments in the spotlight. Nature

Interview with Jonathan Kimmelman:  Patient-funded clinical trials may do more harm than good.... The Current (CBC), August 14, 2015.

June 19, 2014: Is Big Pharma Behind the Painkiller Epidemic?. Vocativ

June 19, 2014: Multifactorial Causes For Increase In Overdoses From Opiod Painkillers. MedicalResearch.com

June 17, 2014: Death by prescription painkiller?. ScienceDaily

November 2013: The Borders of Policy. Online Digestions

In June 2013, the National Assembly of Quebec tabled Bill-52: An Act respecting end-of-life care. This prompted a number of media interviews with Dr Eugene Bereza, including an interview with CTV news

Multiple sclerosis patients navigate the minefield of for-profit care
Globe and Mail - May 09, 2011. Kimmelman comments on the ethics of offering controversial multiple sclerosis surgery in oversees clinics.

Zamboni says no conflict in applying for MS patents
National Post - April 02, 2011. Kimmelman comments on conflict of interest in testing new surgical procedures.

Dr. Brinkley's Stem Cell Lotion and Magic Elixir
Globe and Mail - January 8, 2011. Kimmelman comments on stem cell tourism.