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NIH fights 'morally indefensible' sexual harassment issue

Clip: 03/07/2019 | 8m 8s

A milestone report on sexual harassment in science has identified pervasive problems and policy shortcomings at the field's highest levels. In response, NIH apologized for not addressing more quickly “the climate and culture that has caused such harm.” William Brangham talks to NIH's director, Dr. Francis Collins, about the risk of potentially driving women away from careers in scientific fields.

Aired: 03/07/19

Rating: NR

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