Dr. Ben Goldacre
Writer and broadcaster
Dr. Ben Goldacre is an award-winning writer, broadcaster, and medical doctor who specialises in unpicking scientific claims made by scaremongering journalists, government reports, pharmaceutical corporations, PR companies and quacks. He was trained in Medicine at Oxford and London, and currently works as an academic in epidemiology.
Ben wrote the weekly 'Bad Science column in The Guardian from 2003-2011.