Month: June 2015

“The Drowning Child and the Expanding Circle” — By Peter Singer | New Internationalist, April, 1997. #LoveWins

— …”At the end of the nineteenth century WH Lecky wrote of human concern as an expanding circle which begins with the individual, then embraces the family and ‘soon the circle… includes first a class, then a nation, then a coalition of nations, then all humanity, and finally, its influence is felt in the dealings…

Re: Killings, violence, disappearances and intimidation threaten academic freedom ― @washingtonpost | HT @FreiheitExpert

I found today this article published 4 days ago by The Washington Post via Academic Freedom Bot. GLOBAL INDIFFERENCE THREATENS ACADEMIC FREEDOM. https://t.co/ha65W7gc6T — Academic Freedom Bot (@FreiheitExpert) June 27, 2015 An excerpt follows: …“These attacks not only threaten the safety and well-being of scholars, students, administrators and staff,” Robert Quinn, the network’s executive director,…

The Need for an Academic and Critical Analysis of the PHP “Gold-Standard”– Why the “New Paradigm” Should Concern all of us.

Originally posted on Disrupted Physician:
“If you tell a lie big enough and keep repeating it, people will eventually come to believe it.” –Joseph Goebbels 1. National Physician Health Program Blueprint Study Publications List 2.  Setting the Standard for Recovery: Physicians’ Health Programs The Expansion of Physician Health Programs (PHPs) to Other Populations The vast…

To the Rector of the Universidad del Valle (Cali, Colombia) and the Dean of the Faculty Health

— I have said several months ago that my opinions do not necessarily represent those of the institution for which they work. However, I have asked you as managers about one year ago assume a stance on issues like these: Re: IETSColombia ahttp://chaoticpharmacology.com/2015/04/21/about-the-self-regulation-of-the-medical-profession/ About the self-regulation of the medical profession http://chaoticpharmacology.com/2015/04/21/about-the-self-regulation-of-the-medical-profession/ Your response “Your comment…

The EpiBracelet–a Wearable, Portable and Fashionable Automatic Epinephrine Injection Device

Very good idea, patents are something very unusual here in Colombia, especially in the fields of medicine and pharmacology, you have a new method for carrying life-saving medicines for the patient – which could be also very valuable for helping someone else in an emergency  – which are per default – unexpected events in time,…

La sombra de la corrupción detrás de las universidades públicas — @RevistaSemana | Saludos a @UnivalleCol

#Educación | La sombra de la corrupción detrás de las públicas–> http://t.co/qMOrRIk1n1 — Revista Semana (@RevistaSemana) June 20, 2015 .@RevistaSemana cc @Univalle_FSalud @UnivalleCol - https://t.co/QolJOCuRaH favor investigar –> http://t.co/MWkwdlxdTB #corrupcion — Jorge Ramírez (@Jor_H_R) June 21, 2015 Llego la hora de desenmascarar a los capuchos de cuello blanco. — http://chaoticpharmacology.com/?s=corruption http://chaoticpharmacology.com/?s=universidad+del+valle

RIchmond Pharmacology Limited – #AllTrials

Shameful: Richmond Pharmacology launch judicial review to stop clinical trials transparency http://t.co/UE9xJODElq #AllTrials @senseaboutsci — Ben Ashby (@bnashby) May 19, 2015 PharmaGossip: A message from AllTrials about Richmond Pharmacology's Judicial Review: Dear AllTrials friendAs … http://t.co/TSg1HYnc0I — pharmagossip (@pharmagossip) June 12, 2015 — Richmond Pharmacology Limited – Database of Study Records https://t.co/sGtQ3sRZoH via @figshare https://t.co/1zUNmAM3wl — Jorge…

Question (unique answer): Which one of the following Journals have blocked public comments in their Facebook page wall?

A. The New England Journal of Medicine B. The Lancet C. The BMJ D. JAMA E. Colombia Médica — . . . . . . . . . . . . . Response: E  – Colombia Médica. 15. This account is now about academic, medical & pharmaceutical whistleblowing from the former associate editor of @ColombiaMedica —…

What for?

#FSaludEventos Asista a la Conferencia inaugural del Doctorado en Salud de @UnivalleCol –> http://t.co/IvF3YA2RtK pic.twitter.com/kUXW7kxkcX — Facultad de Salud (@Univalle_FSalud) June 16, 2015 — If you actually do research and even go further to publish your findings in peer-review biomedical journals, the problem is that the very same institution where you studied then makes every…