Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Exploring public fears and myths: Vaccine hesitancy, food safety in Fukushima, and bacteria

(Japan Science and Technology Agency) In this session, key policy players striking a balance between science and society explore the interplay between facts and fears on three topical issues: vaccine hesitancy, food safety in a nuclear disaster zone, and the impacts of bacteria on human health. The gap between perceptions and scientific reality is widening in a number of areas, exacerbated by social media. The session will be held Feb. 16,2018 in Austin Texas.