Gideon Meyerowitz-Katz

The Ivermectin scandal – drugs, dopes, and dodgy data


Gideon Meyerowitz-Katz is an epidemiologist who communicates science as the Health Nerd. He writes a regular blog, as well as columns for The Guardian, Science Alert, and others. He has been involved in uncovering scientific fraud and misconduct through the pandemic, most recently looking into the dodgy studies used to support ivermectin for the treatment of COVID-19, and in his spare time is completing his PhD at the University of Wollongong.