Gary J Schwitzer

Adjunct Associate Professor, Dean's Office, Public Health; Publisher, HealthNewsReview.org

1992 …2019

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Research interests

  • health care journalism
  • health communication
  • media ethics
  • evidence-based teaching
  • journalism
  • conflicts of interest in health care, research, journalism

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Projects

Research Output

One Step Forward, One Step Back: Changes in News Coverage of Medical Interventions

Walsh-Childers, K., Braddock, J., Rabaza, C. & Schwitzer, G., Feb 1 2018, In : Health communication. 33, 2, p. 174-187 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 7 Scopus citations

    Pollution of health news

    Schwitzer, G. J., Jan 1 2017, In : BMJ (Online). 356, j1262.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

    8 Scopus citations

    How can journalists do a better job reporting on the principles of shared decision making

    Schwitzer, G. J., 2016, (Accepted/In press) Shared Decision Making in Health Care. Elwyn, G., Edwards, A. & Thompson, R. (eds.). Oxford University Press, Inc

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  • Statins, news, and nuance

    Schwitzer, G., Jan 1 2016, In : BMJ (Online). 353, i3379.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

    2 Scopus citations

    Trying to Drink from a Fire Hose: Too Much of the Wrong Kind of Health Care News

    Schwitzer, G., Oct 1 2015, In : Trends in Pharmacological Sciences. 36, 10, p. 623-627 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

    5 Scopus citations

    Activities

    • 1 Types of Award - Fellowship awarded competitively

    Poynter Institute Ethics Fellow

    Gary J Schwitzer (Recipient)
    20082009

    Activity: Other activity typesTypes of Award - Fellowship awarded competitively

    Fellowships, Honors, and Prizes

    American Medical Writers Association - John P. McGovern Award

    Gary J Schwitzer (Recipient), 2014

    Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

  • Knight-Batten Award for Innovations In Journalism

    Gary J Schwitzer (Recipient), 2006

    Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

  • Mirror Award for media industry reporting

    Gary J Schwitzer (Recipient), 2007

    Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)