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Queen's In The News Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Expert Faculty/Department Media Outlets
Birtwhistle, Richard
  • Health Sciences
  • School of Medicine
  • Family Medicine
  • Public Health Sciences
CBC Online: Annual checkups for healthy people may be harmful
Dr. Birtwhistle says generally, when healthy people with no symptoms go and see a physician for an annual checkup, it's unlikely for people to find any abnormalities.
Clark, Kenneth J
  • Arts and Science
  • Physics, Engineering Physics and Astronomy
The Conversation: Myth of the genius solitary scientist is dangerous
Dr. Clark says the lone genius model of scientific progress doesn’t have historical justification.
Fitzpatrick, Michael
  • Health Sciences
  • School of Medicine
  • Biomedical and Molecular Sciences
  • Medicine
  • Division of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine
CBC Radio: A shortage of medical specialists
Dr. Fitzpatrick told Ontario Morning the wait time issue isn’t just a Kingston issue, it’s a Canada-wide issue (35:35).
Christian Leuprecht
  • Arts and Science
  • Political Studies
  • School of Policy Studies
CBC Online: Health Canada report calls for big tax hike on cigarettes
globalnews.ca: Money, espionage and image: Why North Korean hackers are making waves
Dr. Leuprecht says when major cybersecurity corporations and national intelligence agencies are all pointing the finger at North Korea, that’s a “pretty credible” indication that something is going on. He also commented on how the cigarette tax hike could have an impact on the contraband market.
Mabee, Warren
  • Arts and Science
  • Geography and Planning
  • Smith School of Business
  • School of Policy Studies
CBC Radio: The prospect for the Keystone XL pipeline
Dr. Mabee comments on the future of the pipeline (12:40)

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