Month: May 2015

Higher Education in Colombia (Part II): Globalization

Earlier: Flash student protest outside of UAL High Holborn offices #holborn #freeeducation https://t.co/PnxXhI3HaO pic.twitter.com/iGmSXnaaPR — SUARTS (@SUARTS) May 1, 2015 Hope: #Ethos @UnivalleCol - Reality: "civil war in the academia." – @ThomasDocherty1 @timeshighered #academicfreedom http://t.co/XXZzkKOaiH — Jorge Ramírez (@Jor_H_R) May 6, 2015 Comment les "compétences" ont permis au néo-management d'entrer à l'école, avec quelques complicités. #college2016 pic.twitter.com/pqJ0hjsO95 —…

How should scientists respond to science denialism? John Cook explains @ConversationEDU

Originally posted on CauseScience:
Inoculating against science denial John Cook, The University of Queensland Science denial has real, societal consequences. Denial of the link between HIV and AIDS led to more than 330,000 premature deaths in South Africa. Denial of the link between smoking and cancer has caused millions of premature deaths. Thanks to vaccination…

Please Sign Petition and Call (617-727-6200) MA State Auditor Suzanne Bump to Demand Audit of Corrupt Physician Health Services and the MA BORM Physician Health and Compliance Unit

Originally posted on Disrupted Physician:
Please Sign Petition and Call (617-727-6200) MA State Auditor Suzanne Bump to Demand Audit of Corrupt Physician Health Services and the MA BORM Physician Health and Compliance Unit. The evidence that Physician Health Services, Inc. (PHS) is committing crimes has been free-floating for the past two years.   It has…

It is time to break the silence on physician suicide.

This forum post is under review: http://doc2doc.bmj.com/forums/off-duty_news-media_time-break-silence-physician-suicide?plckFindPostKey=Cat:OffDutyForum:NewsMediaDiscussion:9c307031-c5bd-43db-8059-c2ecdec29762Post:c335ea41-17fd-43df-8220-f33698e1b5b3 The discussion is temporarily accessible on the following URL: http://doc2doc.bmj.com/discussions/latest.html

Re: MRCPsych Question of the Day from OnExamination: Which antidepressant to use? – doc2doc.bmj.com

This question was recently posted on doc2doc: MRCPsych Question of the Day from OnExamination: Which antidepressant to use? A 64-year-old lady with a moderate depressive illness currently treated with an SSRI presents with increasing fatigue. Her plasma sodium is found to be 122 mmol/L. Which of the following antidepressants would be preferable in this context?…

Sociedad supermedicada: un acercamiento a una posible Farma-ética — Por Gustavo Villegas Mejia, via @Las2Orillas

Comparto este artículo de mi amigo y compañero Gustavo Villegas Mejia: Quiero comenzar este ensayo argumentando la posición técnico-política de la necesidad de identificar dónde radica el problema la salud en Colombia y sus implicaciones para los usuarios del sistema y los colombianos en general. Considero que la siguiente frase ejemplifica las funciones de cada…

Chaos Theory and Pharmacology: ‘Chaos’ Begins in this Blog

First, I would like to thank another blogger from Korea for the citation of one of my chaotic posts: http://m.blog.naver.com/jintaeky/220342061190  개념 구조 정리그림으로 정리해 보는 끌개, 어트랙터(attractor) 진태기이웃추가| 2015.04.26 23:40앱으로 보기 본문 기타 기능세상은 단순한 선과 점으로 표현된다고 믿기는 힘든 것 같다.그것이 한장의 그림이라면 더욱 더. http://chaoticpharmacology.com/2015/03/08/chaos-fractals-by-larry-bradley-httpwww-stsci-edulbradleyseminarindex-html/ — Here is a translation using Google Chrome. Clean…

Re: What Does the New York Times Have Against Psychiatry? ― @DrJlieberman —@Medscape

Originally posted on Chaos Theory and Pharmacology:
Dr. Lieberman,  Do you have any comment about this information? 1. http://chaoticpharmacology.com/2015/02/12/part-ii-whistleblowers-and-psychiatrists/ 2. http://www.bmj.com/content/347/bmj.f6754/rr/816737 3. Why the American Association of Psychiatry have not disclosed their financial reports? http://www.propublica.org/special/how-much-money-do-groups-receive-from-industry Sincerely, Jorge H. Ramírez http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/838764