Demystifying Medicine

McMaster Undergraduate Course

HTH SCI 4DM3

Overview

The McMaster Demystifying Medicine Seminar Series is both an undergraduate course (HTS 4DM3) where students create well-researched videos and podcasts to further Knowledge Translation and Communication in the fields of science, technology, and medicine, as well as a collection where faculty and trainees present pathologies, patient diagnoses and therapies of major diseases and current research. This is designed to help increase the understanding of how advances in biology can be applied to diseases and discusses frequently emerging scientific, medical and ethical areas of interest.

 

Content

Most videos are directed towards individuals in university and medical settings, including students, faculty and clinicians, however many videos are perfectly suitable for high school students and even some for children (Look for the #KidZone next to the video title). Feel free to check out the latest videos below and also visit our YouTube Channel to stay up-to-date every time we upload a new video!

Misinformation in medicine: the Covid-19 Vaccine and Myopericarditis

Jan 5, 2022, 16:00 PM by Karanvir Gill, Manvir Chima and Umama Zafran
There is a lot of misinformation in medicine; especially around the Coronavirus mRNA vaccine. In this video, we will discuss how misinformation can circulate, the study that sparked further misinformation, as well as potential issues with the study.
There is a lot of misinformation in medicine; especially around the Coronavirus mRNA vaccine. One rumor that has been circulating is around the claim that incorrect administration of the mRNA vaccine is what causes the few cases of myopericarditis we have seen in. In this video, we will discuss how misinformation can circulate, the study that sparked further misinformations, as well as potential issues with the study.

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COVID-19 Videos

Misinformation in medicine: the Covid-19 Vaccine and Myopericarditis

Jan 5, 2022, 16:00 PM by Karanvir Gill, Manvir Chima and Umama Zafran
There is a lot of misinformation in medicine; especially around the Coronavirus mRNA vaccine. In this video, we will discuss how misinformation can circulate, the study that sparked further misinformation, as well as potential issues with the study.
There is a lot of misinformation in medicine; especially around the Coronavirus mRNA vaccine. One rumor that has been circulating is around the claim that incorrect administration of the mRNA vaccine is what causes the few cases of myopericarditis we have seen in. In this video, we will discuss how misinformation can circulate, the study that sparked further misinformations, as well as potential issues with the study.

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