The CPG Guys

Using Science to Do Good with Consumer Reports’ Former Chief Scientific Officer James Dickerson

February 28, 2024 Peter V.S. Bond, Sri Rajagopalan & Bryan Gildenberg Season 1 Episode 361
The CPG Guys
Using Science to Do Good with Consumer Reports’ Former Chief Scientific Officer James Dickerson
Show Notes

The CPG Guys are joined in this episode by James H. Dickerson, PhD, former Chief Scientific Officer at Consumer Reports.

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James answers these questions:

  1. Would you walk our audience through some of the pivotal professional experiences in your career that have led you to AMTIL?
  2. Can you share your most memorable experience during your tenure as Chief Scientific Officer at Consumer Reports?
  3. How did you navigate the balance between scientific rigor and communicating findings to the general public?
  4. What do you consider the most significant achievement in advancing consumer awareness and safety during your time at Consumer Reports?‘
  5. How did you approach incorporating emerging technologies into Consumer Reports’ testing methodologies?
  6. What role do you see consumer advocacy organizations playing in shaping industry standards and regulations?
  7. How did you prioritize the testing and evaluation of products to address the most pressing consumer concerns?
  8. Can you share any insights into the future of consumer advocacy and the role of scientific officers in shaping it?

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