“Triple Aim” for regulation

Posted by healthblogger on 18/06/13

We are awash with regulation. Healthcare and medicines are particularly affected. For instance, in their wisdom, European lawmakers have deemed it inappropriate for medicines to be advertised. And this in the 21st century, with open information access, calls for transparency and the empowered and informed patient. Of course, the logic of such restrictions reflect real-world [...]

Time to stop unpaid internships

Posted by healthblogger on 16/06/10

I was looking over a list of jobs with various agencies in Brussels. A large number of these sought ‘interns’, for unpaid positions. The UK’s Tatler magazine recently had an article called The Interns: Never have so many battled to get coffee for so few. The Tatler article puts the issue into a social context, [...]

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