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National Physicians Alliance Statement on CDC Word Ban

Posted by Becky Martin, NPA Advocacy Director December 18, 2017 at 11:49 AM

The National Physicians Alliance considers the Trump administration’s banning of certain words by Centers for Disease Control (CDC) officials in agency documents as contrary to its mission of serving the public health. Open, honest discourse is integral to science and advancements in the prevention and treatment of disease. This type of censorship is antithetical to […]

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