MBP Scientist Helps Fact-Check COVID Misinformation
MBP Associate Professor Dr. Jean Chen was recently featured in an AFP Fact Check article entitled ‘Covid-19 vaccination does not make MRI scans dangerous’.
In the article, Dr. Chen and other scientists discuss and dispel a myth circulating on Social Media that ‘electromagnetism’ from magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans can be dangerous for people who have recently been vaccinated against COVID-19.
AFP Fact check is a digital verification service that has grown to become the leading global fact-checking organizations. They investigate and disprove false information, focusing on items that can be harmful, impactful and manipulative.