Following the science: How are data and evidence used and communicated?

RSE Post-Covid-19 Futures Commission

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An online discussion examining how effectively data and evidence has been used and communicated throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, raising issues such as:

  • How science works;
  • How data, evidence and science are communicated;
  • How the media decide what to cover and what to omit;
  • Dealing with complexity and uncertainty;
  • How ‘following the science’ and the press portrayal of scientific research affects policy decisions.


RSE Post-Covid-19 Futures Commission