Dr Sathana Dushyanthen

COVID conspiracies untangled!

Taking on the biggest news stories and social media conspiracies relating to COVID-19 over the last two years and debunking them with scientific facts.


Dr Sat Dushy is an educator at the University of Melbourne (UoM) & Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre. She specialises in the use of new and engaging technologies in online education in cancer sciences and led the development of the new, wholly online Master of Cancer Sciences program. She now works for the Centre for Digital Transformation of Health developing professional development education programs. She completed her PhD and Masters through the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre and UoM. She is a passionate medical educator with a strong belief in the use of digital technologies such as gamification, virtual/augmented reality and animation to enhance engagement online. Her most recent educational endeavour includes an animated science YouTube channel called ‘Science in Motion’ (#scienceinmotion).