24 April 2020 (Friday) - ASH Update

The American Society of Hematology sent their newsletter today. You can read it by clicking here.
One article caught my eye.  It’s no secret I’ve long been critical of these so-called scientific conferences and symposia. For every one person there to learn, it has been my experience that there’s one there to have a good old catch-up and booze-up with his mates.
One of these meetings has been identified as a “super-spreading event” in the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

I’ve long said that these meetings would be far better if replaced with a load of downloadable podcasts. And here’s another reason for doing just that…

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