Spotlight Session 4

Don’t Confuse Me with the Facts
2:00 p.m., Thursday, 18 October
Wyndham Pittsburgh University Center, Carnegie Room


Margaret C. McDonald, PhD, MFA


Appropriating the Language of “Fact” while Distorting Its Logic
Sandra Mitchell, PhD

Information Avoidance: How People Select Their Own Reality
Russell Golman, PhD

How Do Doctors Think? Understanding the Role of Intuition in Physician Decision-Making
Deepika Mohan, MD, MPH

The Different Real Worlds: Probing the Group Biases in Big Data
Yu-Ru Lin, PhD