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Nominations for 2018 John Maddox Prize for Standing up for Science

Discussion in 'Health News and Research unrelated to ME/CFS' started by Indigophoton, Jun 1, 2018.

  1. Indigophoton

    Indigophoton Senior Member (Voting Rights)

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    http://senseaboutscience.org/activities/the-john-maddox-prize/

    Shall we nominate David Tuller (if he's agreeable to the idea)?
     
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  2. Allele

    Allele Senior Member (Voting Rights)

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    Tuller all the way :trophy@
     
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  3. Melanie

    Melanie Senior Member (Voting Rights)

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    Yes.
     
  4. Esther12

    Esther12 Senior Member (Voting Rights)

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    Given that Wessely won the inaugural prize, and Crawley was praised last year, I think any nomination for Tuller would have to be done largely on the basis that the most we could reasonably expect is to try to explain to the judges how badly they've fucked up in the past.
     
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    Alvin Senior Member (Voting Rights)

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    Someone please ask David Tuller if he will accept nomination (and fingers crossed he says yes :emoji_fingers_crossed:)
     
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    OverTheHills Senior Member (Voting Rights)

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    This is not about Winning. This is about embarrassing them.
     
  7. adambeyoncelowe

    adambeyoncelowe Senior Member (Voting Rights)

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    Exactly.
     
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    Andy Committee Member (& Outreach when energy allows)

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    Well, let's tag him and see what he says to the idea. Paging @dave30th
     
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    Sasha Senior Member (Voting Rights)

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    Great idea. He deserves to win but by putting in a proper submission detailing what he's done and why, it should be an eye-opener for the Maddox people - and clearly, they need one.
     

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