THE POWER OF MEDIA

Research is the first step in promoting social and policy-based change. But research in a vacuum is never enough. Instead it needs to be translated in order to make it more understandable, meaningful, and part of a larger story aimed at improving human health. Media coverage has the power to transform research into action, click to see our stories.


News Coverage

Description: This category includes interviews in media outlets via print and online about Prof. Mackey's expertise and research, coverage in media of published research, and coverage of other policy related activities.

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http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p05b9q72,[iframe]
Interview and Research Coverage

Prof. Mackey interviewed on radio by BBC about recent research on global health corruption


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http://www.csmonitor.com/World/Global-News/2016/0519/Must-cigarette-packaging-be-bland-and-indistinct-British-High-Court-says-yes?cmpid=push002,[iframe]
Interview

Prof. Mackey interviewed about cigarette package warnings and intellectual property rights including plain packaging legislation


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https://www.politicopro.com/ehealth/story/2015/12/big-pharma-gets-data-for-discounts-079507,[iframe]
Interview

Prof. Mackey interviewed for story on drug companies using prescription drug discount programs to gain access to patient data


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https://themedicinemaker.com/fileadmin/user_upload/TMM_0915.pdf,[iframe]
Interview and Research Coverage

Prof. Mackey interviewed and research featured in article on global fake medicines


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http://www.medicaldaily.com/global-problem-counterfeit-drugs-affects-even-legitimate-sources-such-hospitals-and-329914,[iframe]
Interview and Research Coverage

Prof. Mackey interviewed for research on AJTMH publication on fake medicines


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http://www.securingindustry.com/pharmaceuticals/fake-avastin-incident-could-happen-again-/s40/a2316/#.VUPZpVxEnii,[iframe]
Interview and Research Coverage

Prof. Mackey interviewed for research on his research on counterfeit Avastin entering the US drug supply chain


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http://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2014/09/26/351416992/will-dot-health-make-it-more-likely-that-youll-get-scammed,[iframe]
Interview and Research Coverage

Prof. Mackey interviewed for research and advocacy on new health-related top-level domain names including the .health


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http://www.modernhealthcare.com/article/20140621/MAGAZINE/306219945/biotechconvention-weighs-orphan-drug-development-ethics,[iframe]
Interview

Article highlighting Prof. Mackey's participation on a bioethics panel during BIO 2014


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http://abcnews.go.com/Health/fda-warns-consumers-dangers-buying-prescription-drugs-online/story?id=17352895,[iframe]
Interview and Research Coverage

Prof. Mackey interviewed for ABC World News article and TV broadcast on illicit online pharmacies (see video below)


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http://www.medpagetoday.com/PracticeManagement/InformationTechnology/44766,[iframe]
Interview and Research Coverage

News article and interview of Prof. Mackey on future of web domains and the .health gTLD

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http://www.pharmtech.com/node/339106,[iframe]
Interview

Prof. Mackey interviewed about the future of blockchain for the pharma supply chain


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https://www.statnews.com/2016/10/26/global-health-non-governmental-organizations/,[iframe]
Research Coverage

Published work cited in STAT news report on global health and corruption


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http://www.cnn.com/2016/08/25/health/where-to-get-cheap-drugs,[iframe]
Interview and Research Coverage

Prof. Mackey interviewed for CNN article on how to pay less for prescription drugs and the impact of marketing on pharmaceutical drug pricing


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https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/monkey-cage/wp/2016/05/12/the-world-health-organization-is-electing-a-new-leader-heres-what-you-need-to-know/?utm_term=.01ce008517d1,[iframe]
Research Coverage

Article discussing special issue in Global Health Governance journal highlighting published research by Prof. Mackey on the Ebola crisis


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http://www.ipwatchdog.com/2016/02/06/illicit-pharmaceutical-drug-sales-twitter/id=65659/,[iframe]
Research Coverage

Media coverage of research on illicit online pharmacies use of Twitter to promote illegal prescription drug sales


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https://www.consumeraffairs.com/e-cigarette-news,[iframe]
Interview and Research Coverage

Prof. Mackey interviewed for research on e-cigarette sales online and the use of social media by vendors


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http://www.nridigital.com/pharma-technology-magazine/august-2015.html?wv=s%2FPharma%2520Technology%2520Focus%2F8e39fe4d-1815-5813-871a-d40dd3c7b8a6%2FPTF%25201507%2Ffake.html,[iframe]
Interview and Research Coverage

Prof. Mackey interviewed and featured in special magazine issue on falsified medicines


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http://www.news-medical.net/news/20150421/UC-San-Diego-study-examines-counterfeit-drug-penetration-in-global-medicine-supply-chains.aspx,[iframe]
Interview and Research Coverage

Prof. Mackey interviewed for research on AJTMH publication on fake medicines


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http://www.post-gazette.com/business/healthcare-business/2015/02/20/Tiny-radio-transmitter-could-help-stifle-sales-of-bogus-meds/stories/201502220035,[iframe]
Interview

Prof. Mackey interviewed about anti-counterfeiting technologies and possible developments in the field


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https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20140926/08041428649/health-experts-issue-call-to-prevent-icanns-commercialization-new-health-domain-leading-to-exclusive-control-online-health.shtml,[iframe]
Research Coverage

Prof. Mackey's research on health domains featured in article calling for action


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http://www.cmaj.ca/content/186/8/E237.full.pdf+html,[iframe]
Interview and Research Coverage

News article and interview of Prof. Mackey on pharmaceutical marketing, social media, and patient engagement

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https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/theres-a-new-health-domain-and-it-could-save-you-from-fake-medicine,[iframe]
Interview

Prof. Mackey interviewed about his views on the new .health domain and quality of health information online


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http://www.healthdata.org/acting-data/how-educators-are-informing-next-generation-gbd-research-and-tools,[iframe]
Interview

Prof. Mackey interviewed about his integration of IHME data into his global health policy courses


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http://www.csmonitor.com/World/Global-News/2016/0709/Uruguay-The-little-country-that-changed-tobacco-laws,[iframe]
Interview

Prof. Mackey interviewed about Uruguay tobacco control legislation on tobacco packaging restrictions


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http://www.aarp.org/health/drugs-supplements/info-2016/counterfeit-prescription-drugs-rx.html#slide1,[iframe]
Interview

Prof. Mackey interviewed about fake medicines and their impact on patients in the United States, including counterfeit Avastin


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http://www.knoxvilletimes.com/index.php/sid/240365839,[iframe]
Research Coverage

Media coverage of research on illicit online pharmacies use of Twitter to promote illegal prescription drug sales


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http://www.sciencemag.org/news/2015/10/trade-agreement-praised-and-panned,[iframe]
Interview

Prof. Mackey interviewed for Science Magazine news article on the impact of the Transpacific Partnership Agreement on medicines access


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https://newrepublic.com/article/121589/counterfeit-medicine-global-problem,[iframe]
Interview and Research Coverage

Prof. Mackey interviewed for research on counterfeit medicines in the global drug supply chain


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http://macaudailytimes.com.mo/archive-2009-2014/macau/47403-us-professor-timothy-mackey%3A-“a-global-solution-is-needed-in-fighting-counterfeit-drugs”.html,[iframe]
Interview

Research coverage of work done with U.S. Department of State by Prof. Mackey on drug safety


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https://www.insidescience.org/news/new-internet-domains-could-affect-public-health-say-experts,[iframe]
Interview and Research Coverage

Prof. Mackey's interviewed on his research and concerns about health domains


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https://www.thestar.com/news/insight/2013/08/05/big_pharma_likes_social_media_for_marketing.html,[iframe]
Interview and Research Coverage

News article and interview of Prof. Mackey's research on social media and direct-to-consumer advertising


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http://www.cbc.ca/news/health/health-websites-could-be-overrun-by-commercial-interests-experts-fear-1.2779128,[iframe]
Interview and Research Coverage

Interview featuring Prof. Mackey on updates on the new health domains and concerns




TV, Video, and Podcasts

Description: This category includes coverage via TV, video and podcasts. This includes live TV broadcasts, video productions, and video of research and policy presentations.

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8TyM7W-71_o&t=4s
TV Broadcast

Prof. Mackey interviewed on live TV broadcast of KUSI News, San Diego on drug pricing and EpiPen debate


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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UBH1zywpXCc
Video

Video feature on health diplomacy special session during APHA annual meeting produced by APHA TV

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http://digitalparentpodcast.com/illicit-online-pharmacies/,[iframe]
Podcast

Prof. Mackey interviewed via podcast on illicit online pharmacies and risk to youth and adolescents


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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YrIQfQkcVoM
TV Broadcast

Prof. Mackey interviewed on live national TV broadcast of ABC World News on research and dangers of online pharmacies

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LCXkvXU1wd4&feature=youtu.be
Video

Video presentation of research published in Mayo Clinic Proceedings on off-label regulation


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https://www.c-span.org/video/?308446-1/counterfeit-prescription-drugs,[iframe]
TV Broadcast

Prof. Mackey interviewed on live national TV broadcast of ABC World News on research and dangers of online pharmacies


Website Articles, Blogs, Professional Organizations and Other Media

Description: This category includes coverage via web blogs, stories and coverage by other professional organizations, blog posts, and website articles authored/co-authored by Prof. Mackey.

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http://blogs.biomedcentral.com/bmcseriesblog/2016/11/28/introducing-the-global-health-section-editor-for-bmc-public-health/,[iframe]
Blog Article

BioMed Central blog article announcing appointment of Prof. Mackey as Section Editor of Global Health at BMC Public Health


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http://blogs.biomedcentral.com/on-health/2016/04/18/ungass-2016-commentary-series-historic-opportunity-international-drug-policy-reform/,[iframe]
Blog Article

BioMed Central On Health blog article by Prof. Mackey discussing published research and recent developments in international drug policy reform


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https://blogs.biomedcentral.com/on-medicine/2015/11/04/malaria-reservoir-ebola-challenges-counterfeit-drugs-astmh-64th-annual-meeting/,[iframe]
Blog Article

BioMed Central On Medicine blog article by BMC Medicine Deputy Editor highlighting presentation by Prof. Mackey at ASTMH conference on fake medicines

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https://blog.oup.com/2016/06/digital-dangers-medicines-online/,[iframe]
Blog Article

Prof. Mackey authors blog article in Oxford University Press blog website highlighting Oxford journal publication on illicit online pharmacies


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http://blogs.biomedcentral.com/on-medicine/2016/02/10/going-social-help-terminally-ill-patients-gain-expanded-access/,[iframe]
Blog Article

BioMed Central On Medicine blog article by Prof. Mackey discussing published research on social media and expanded access to experimental drugs


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http://newscenter.sdsu.edu/sdsu_newscenter/news.aspx?s=74268,[iframe]
Website Article

Feature article discussing Prof Mackey's graduate studies and his research on the global counterfeit drug trade

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https://ucsandiegoextension.wordpress.com/2016/06/21/50-voices-of-the-future-timothy-ken-mackeys-prescription-for-a-clean-bill-of-global-health/,[iframe]
Pressroom Coverage

Prof. Mackey is featured as a "50 Voices of the Future" in honor of UC San Diego Extension's first 50 years


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https://nabp.pharmacy/study-finds-link-between-twitter-content-and-illicit-online-pharmacies/,[iframe]
Organization Coverage

Research coverage from the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy on study linking illegal online pharmacies and Twitter


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http://www.insidehighered.com/views/2010/11/17/liang,[iframe]
Website Article

Article published by Prof. Bryan Liang and Prof. Tim Mackey on reform of school-sponsored health insurance programs


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