Our essay "Courage in a climate of fear" was just published "It is essential for physicians and scientists to speak up to counter misinformation about #COVID19 amid a culture of fear."
Physicians, scientists, and health care workers must take a stand and speak up against the culture of fear and misinformation that have imperiled America’s response to #COVID19, argue Abraham Verghese and in . #Coronavirus
"Courage is not the absence of fear, but the willingness to carry on despite it. We cannot leave it to a few lone heroes to stand up to the corruption and misinformation promulgated by the current administration" Excellent by
Proud to write with in on COURAGE IN A CLIMATE OF FEAR: "This is not about politics, even though your actions and inactions will inevitably be politicized; this is about scientific truth and the human peril when truth is obscured."
Courage in a climate of fear . Simply superb piece by & “you can no longer stay diplomatically silent. Speak up!”
"This is not about politics, even though your actions and inactions will inevitably be politicized; this is about scientific truth and the human peril when truth is obscured." and on speaking up during the pandemic.
'Sadly, contrasting with the culture of courage on the front lines, we have seen physician leadership in the highest realms of the U.S. government, those entrusted with promoting the health of the American people, operate in a culture of fear'