Speakers9th European Beer and Health Symposium
Dr. Alex Berezow
Alex Berezow is a professional science writer and speaker who “translates” the complexity of science for the public and mass media. Currently, he is Vice President of Scientific Affairs for the American Council on Science and Health, a consumer advocacy non-profit whose mission is to promote evidence-based science and debunk junk, such as fad diets, exaggerated health claims, and popular “clickbait” stories that misinform readers. He is the author or co-author of three books, and he has written over 1,000 articles, many of which appeared in major news outlets, such as BBC, CNN, Wall Street Journal, The Economist, Foreign Policy, The Telegraph (UK), The Atlantic, and USA Today. Previously, he was founding editor of the website RealClearScience. Berezow holds a PhD in microbiology from the University of Washington.