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Giving 'citizen scientists' a stake in ocean management

California Sea Grant provides unique educational opportunities for graduate students in the form of 12-month paid fellowships. Liz Parissenti is currently completing her fellowship at the California Ocean Protection Council. 686 more words


No, the Doctor Didn't Screw Up!

I had complex, but routine, surgery in December, 2010. However, the recovery wasn’t the easy 6-8 weeks that it should have been. And ultimately, because my employer couldn’t accommodate my restrictions (they couldn’t figure out how to fit a bed in my cubicle), it caused me to lose my job. 350 more words

Journalism Isn't For Journalists: HuffPo Hires NFL Conspiracy Theorist

Sadly, “Journalism Isn’t For Journalists” will be a reoccurring segment on this site. This week, The Huffington Post is the latest media outlet to give a huge “FUCK YOU!” to journalists everywhere. 595 more words


Joann Spaleta

Title: Director

Company: Charlotte Area Health Education Center, Carolinas HealthCare System

Location: Charlotte, NC, United States

Joann L. Spaleta is the Director of the Charlotte Area Health Education Center, a subsidiary of the Carolinas HealthCare System. 196 more words

Health Care Administration

Mind the Hierarchy

Here’s a pro tip for doctors from someone with no formal medical training:

When you are a resident, regardless of what year you are, introduce yourself as such when you are greeting parents of a 26-week preemie (or any other person in the hospital). 331 more words


NSF EAPSI Program for U.S. Graduate Students in Science and Engineering: *November 13, 2014* proposal submission deadline

The National Science Foundation (NSF) East Asia and Pacific Summer Institutes (EAPSI) Fellowship Program provides U.S. graduate students in science and engineering with an opportunity to spend 8 weeks (10 weeks for Japan) during the summer conducting research at one of the seven host locations in East Asia and Pacific: Australia, China, Japan, Korea, New Zealand, Singapore, and Taiwan. 256 more words


Management of Acute Asthma: Case Discussion

Industrial action in full motion, work is almost in total paralysis; residents are totally not around and unreachable.
I’m a House Officer and my attention was called from the Children’s Emergency ward that there was a patient who was dyspnoeic. 412 more words