The Role of Science in the World Today: Innovation, Truth and Communications

Panel Session


  • Professor Paul Barach, B.Sc. MD, MPH, Maj (ret.) Lecturer and Senior Advisor to Dean, Jefferson College of Population Health, USA
  • Dr. Rami Farraj Chairman of EHS, Jordan National EMR Program, and National Jordan Telehealth Program; Internist and King’s Physician, King Hussein Medical Center, Jordan
  • Professor Walter Ricchardi, MD, MPH President, World Federation of Public Health Associations, Professor of Hygiene and Public Health, Catholic University, Rome, Italy, President, Italian Society of Hygiene, Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Italy
  • Professor Eyal Zimlichamn Deputy Director General, Chief Medical Officer and Chief Innovation Officer, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel



credibility of science, scientific tower of babel, telehealth and medicine today, COVID-19 fake news, truth in scientific communications, COVID19 literacy, scientific communications and evidence based research, communicating research to the public, the art of scientific communication, public health and the media


Undermining the credibility of science and government officials, massive variation for Big Tech companies and policies across countries, and fractioning within the medical community. How do we educate the public to keep science and politics separate? What are the strategies and tactics to employ – and how fast can we move to tactical deployments? What’s the “scientific tower of babel? This panel is not to be missed!  


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How to Cite

Barach, B.Sc. MD, MPH, Maj (ret.), P. P., Farraj, D. R., Ricchardi, MD, MPH, P. W., & Zimlichamn, P. E. (2022). The Role of Science in the World Today: Innovation, Truth and Communications: Panel Session. Telehealth and Medicine Today, 7(2).