In these ECRN blog posts (see Categories, on LHS of homepage) I will describe the sessions of a workshop series I am currently running, entitled “Success and Survival in Science”. 1,460 more words
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On the first day of this year’s Microbiology Society Annual Conference, we welcomed representatives of the BBRSC, MRC, NERC and Wellcome. These representatives spoke to an audience of both established and early career microbiologists about the current and future funding environment for research in the UK and Ireland. 651 more words
By: Rachel Smallwood Shoukry, PhD
A controversial debate has arisen in recent years about whether scientists should accept funding from sources that have interests at odds with improving the human condition and promoting health. 823 more words
Paul Austin advocates for increased government funding of psychedelic therapy research, which can transform the way we understand and treat mental health conditions. 850 more words
By: Allison Dennis, B.S.
San Diego’s homeless population, the fourth largest among US cities, has been battered by a Hepatitis A outbreak since… 491 more words