Tag Archives: Power

‘Power shift’ needed to improve gender balance in energy research

Women still face significant barriers in forging successful and influential careers in UK energy research, a new high-level report has revealed. A team of experts from the University of Exeter’s Energy Policy Group has analysed gender balance within the crucial field of energy research and spoken to female researchers about their experiences of academic life.… Read More »

Sports power couple hopes IVF can ‘cure’ crippling disease

Throughout their eight-year relationship, Allie LaForce and Joe Smith have dreamed of having a family. LaForce, a basketball reporter for TNT, wants four children, while her husband, a pitcher with the Houston Astros who started his career with the Mets, has a more practical approach: “Let’s start with one,” he tells The Post. But the… Read More »

Data Scientist Explains How AI's Seductive Power Can Mislead Biomarker Researchers

Happy 2019! As regular readers know, I’ve been writing quite a bit over the last year about the opportunities and challenges associated with bringing advances in data and digital to bear on the discovery and development of impactful new medicines. I’ve been struck by the potential of many of these powerful approaches, tools, and techniques,… Read More »