Daily Archives: July 9, 2009

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Healthcare wait times

Since I have already touched on the issue of healthcare and SCMProfessor was kind enough to forward this along I thought I would share this video representation of healthcare wait times in GA and MA. Massachusetts was chosen because it has a universal coverage plan similar to the one Obama is calling for. (I am not sure what kind of appointments they are waiting for, by the way, since I have always been able to […]

Francis Collins named new head of NIH

This announcement was a long-time coming. I actually spoke with Dr. Collins several months ago to invite him to PSU to speak on science and religion and he declined. He did not say way (“taking some time”) but I had a pretty strong hunch, as did anyone else following this nomination process. I read the Chronicle of Higher Education and Inside Higher Education articles with interest to see if and in what way they mentioned […]