Scientist Responds To Accusations Of Conflict Of Interest On Electrodes For Depression
It asks for a response from journalist Alison Bass, who leveled the accusations against Dr. Helen Mayberg, an Emory neurologist who is developing a treatment for recalcitrant depression that involves implanting electrodes in the brain. The Tracker reports that contrary to Ms. Bass's post, Dr. Mayberg was indeed clear about her results and her financial ties.
Alison Bass responds in the comment below. Readers, what do you think?
This program aired on November 12, 2010. The audio for this program is not available.