Press & Talks

A sampling of some of my media appearances, reviews of my work, and invited talks and articles

Print interviews:

The Atlantic Interview

Discover Interview

The Pennsylvania Gazette Interview

Inverse Interview

Radio interviews:

The Brian Lehrer Show (WNYC) Interview

KERA Think Interview

All in the Mind Interview

NPR Conversations Interview

PBS/NPR Alaska Public Radio Interview

BBC News The Inquiry Interview

TV interviews:

BBC World News Interview


Live Long and Master Aging (LLAMA) Interview

The Weird History Podcast Interview

The Downtown Writer’s Jam Interview

The Curious Man Podcast Interview

Healthy You: Surviving a Pandemic (GW University) Interview

The Numb Podcast Interview


The New Yorker

The Guardian

Daily Kos

The Journal of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law

Scientific American


New York Magazine

The Cut

The Psychologist from The British Psychological Society

Library Journal

The Christian Century

The New Scientist


Folha de S.Paulo

News-Democrat & Leader

Invited Articles:

Fake News about Health You Need to Stop Believing for Men’s Health

Why We Shouldn’t Dismiss People Who Deny Facts for TIME

Psychology Today Blog

The US’s Latest Gun Bill Will Be Devastating for Victims of Domestic Violence for Quartz

The Right Way to Google Your Symptoms for Quartz

The Government Would Get More Done if They Bullied People Less for Quartz

What’s the Best Way to Talk about Gun Violence with Kids? for Quartz

Invited Talks:


Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference in Occupational and Environmental Medicine (MARCOEM) Keynote 2019

New Jersey Pharmacists’ Association 2017

American Physical Society Keynote Panel 2022

Humanities North Dakota 2022

Online News Association 2017

Gates Foundation panel on vaccine hesitancy 2021

Politicon 2018

University of Southern California (USC) Conspiracy Theories Then and Now Keynote Panel 2021