On Psych: presented by the Ontario Psychological Association

S2 E5: Dr. Raywat Deonandan — Communicating Science to the Public

May 02, 2022 Ontario Psychological Association Season 2 Episode 5
On Psych: presented by the Ontario Psychological Association
S2 E5: Dr. Raywat Deonandan — Communicating Science to the Public
Show Notes

On this episode of the On Psych Podcast Dr. Jonathan Douglas and Dr. Raywat Deonandan sit down to discuss the art of science communication in the public sphere. 

About Our Guest

Raywat Deonandan, PhD, is an Epidemiologist and Associate Professor with the Faculty of Health Sciences at the University of Ottawa, as well as a Senior Fellow at Massey College, University of Toronto. An award-winning novelist and journalist, Deonandan became recognizable in national and international media during the COVID-19 pandemic, appearing in over 2000 newspaper, television, radio, and podcast interviews. He continues to advise government, media, community groups, and the private sector on matters pertaining to the pandemic, and on how to communicate public health challenges to a variety of audiences.