Communicating Science in an Age of Disbelief in Experts


American Academy of Arts and Sciences

Cordially invites you to a program

at the Carnegie Institution for Science on

Communicating  Science in an Age of Disbelief in Experts



This program will explore the disconnect between Americans' high regard for scientists and the growing distrust in scientific consensus about significant issues. Join us as we examine how science could be better communicated in an age of increasing ambivalence about the value of expertise.


Thursday, May 18, 2017  

6:00 Reception

6:30 p.m. Program

Carnegie Institution for Science 1530 P Street NW Washington, D.C.





Mary Sue Coleman

President, Association of American Universities


Alan I. Leshner

CEO Emeritus, American Association for the Advancement of Science


Richard A. Meserve

Senior Of Counsel, Covington & Burling LLP; President Emeritus, Carnegie Institution for Science​​​​

Joe Palca

Science Correspondent, National Public Radio


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