Dr. Wallace Sampson, advocate for science-based medicine, dies

Dr. Wallace Ira Sampson, 85, passed away on May 25, 2015 in California. We are very saddened at the news and remember Dr. Sampson’s great contributions to the public discussion about “alternative medicine”.

Wallace Sampson Obituary

Dr. Sampson was the editor in chief of the Scientific Review of Alternative Medicine, a blogger and editor emeritus at Science-Based Medicine, and a founding member of the Bay Area Skeptics. He spoke out strongly against homeopathy, chiropractic, acupuncture and traditional Chinese medicine as well as a great many forms of quackery.

Tip: Daniel Loxton at Skeptic.com