The hidden side of clinical trials

Watch the AllTrials TEDx talk on YouTube

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Evidence matters to the public

Join us on 1st November at Parliament to make the case

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Plant Science Panel

Insecticides, biofuels, GMOs …

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'The Ugly Truth'

by Tracey Brown, director of Sense About Science

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Past peer review workshops

2015 peer review workshops

In 2015, Sense About Science ran two "Peer Review: the nuts & bolts" workshops.

 In partnership with

2015 peer review workshop partners

2014 peer review workshops

In 2014, Sense About Science ran two "Peer Review: the nuts & bolts" workshops.

In partnership with

Peer Review programme partners


2013 peer review workshops

Sense About Science held three "Peer Review: the nuts & bolts" workshops in 2013:

In partnership with

Peer Review Workshop Partners

Royal Statistical Society

University of Sussex

VoYS pinboard

  • Top tip 1: Ask for Evidence. If you’re being sold a product or asked to believe a claim then you deserve to know whether it’s based on evidence – or imagination.

  • Top tip 2: Detox. It’s a marketing myth – our body does it without pricey potions and detox diets.

  • Top tip 3: Superfood. There is no such thing, just foods that are high in some nutrients.

  • Top tip 4: Cleansing. You shouldn’t be trying to cleanse anything other than your skin or hair.

  • Top tip 5: If it sounds too good to be true… it probably is.

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