“A great moment for all those children." Kailash Satyarthi on being awarded the Nobel Prize
Kailash Satyarthi is very honoured to be awarded the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize together with Malala Yosufzai. Hear an interview with him about his reaction and what the Prize for his cause. “Everyone must acknowledge and see that child slavery still exists in the world in its ugliest face and form. And this is crime against humanity, this is intolerable, this is unacceptable. And this must go.” The interviewer is Adam Smith, Chief Scientific Officer at Nobel Media. Learn more about the Laurea
Interview: 2014 Nobel Peace Prize Announcement
Geir Lundestad, Director of the Norwegian Nobel Institute, answers questions about the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize. The interviewer is freelance journalist Geir Helljesen.
The Fourth Paradigm: Data-Intensive Scientific Discovery
The book The Fourth Paradigm: Data-Intensive Scientific Discovery examines the impact that software and massive amounts of distributed data have had on the sciences. Collaboration using new Web 2.0 tools is facilitating entirely new forms of research depending heavily on how well its researchers collaborate with one another, and with technologists, in areas of eScience such as databases, workflow management, visualization, and cloud computing technologies. The book examines how technology i
Prescription for Change at the FDA: A View from the Other Washington, Part 2
Professors at the University of Washington ask: Does the Food and Drug Administration need more rigorous reviews and trials before approving drugs and devices? Should the agency change the process for evaluating safety and effectiveness after products hit the market? What are the political and scientific forces that shape the context for FDA decision-making and how can the clinical and public health communities be included in the discussion? This is the second half of a two-part program on this
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Lipstein on Hospitals
Steven Lipstein, President and CEO of BJC HealthCare--a $3 billion hospital system in St. Louis, Missouri--talks with EconTalk host Russ Roberts about the economics of hospitals. They discuss pricing, the advantages and disadvantages of specialization in modern medical care, and culture and governance of non-profit hospitals vs. for-profit hospitals. At the end they talk about the positives and negatives of a national health board patterned after the Federal Reserve.
Brady on Health Care Reform, Public Opinion, and Party Politics
David Brady of Stanford University talks with EconTalk host Russ Roberts about American public opinion on changing the health care system. Brady discusses the impact of taxation on public opinion toward health care reform--if the poll includes a measure of the likely increase in taxes necessary to pay for expanding coverage, support for expanding coverage drops dramatically compared to generic polls that ignore costs. He also discusses the role of the party system and partisanship for the health
Diego Velázquez - Vista del jardín de la Villa Médicis en Roma
Descripción escrita por Arte Historia.
Velázquez realizaría esta preciosa escena casi con total seguridad entre 1649 y 1650, durante su segunda estancia en Roma, junto a su compañera llamada El mediodía, aunque no existe acuerdo al respecto. Se trata de una obra tomada directamente del natural, interesándose el maestro por dar una impresión de la luz en un momento determinado del día, por lo que recibe el sobrenombre d
TWC9: Phone Updates, BizSpark graduation, PDC Videos and WCF This week on Channel 9, Dan is joined by Clint Rutkas to discuss the week's top developer news, including:
This week on Channel 9, Dan is joined by Clint Rutkas to discuss the week's top developer news, including:
Media Impact on Public Perception of Health Policies - Dr John Lister
Dr John Lister is a health journalist and lecturer at Coventry University. He writes extensively on health services and health policy issues for trade union and other organisations. This includes research, writing, editing and designing tabloid newspapers for 12 major branches of UNISON, the UKs largest health trade union. Here he discusses the 'Media Impact on Public Perception of Health Policies' at the 15th Annual IAHPE Conference that took place in Coventry.
A Rare Glimpse of the Elusive Sun Bear
Sun bears are extremely hard to find in the wild. But with the right amount of luck - and an advanced motion-sensor camera, of course - you can catch them unguarded. (02:05)
Tradition und Zukunftschancen lateinischer Bildung (1972)
Karl Büchner hielt seinen Vortrag „Tradition und Zukunftschancen lateinischer Bildung“ auf der Tagung „Römische Welt und lateinische Sprache“ am 18. November 1972 im Haus der Katholischen Akademie in Freiburg. Der Text ist im dem Tagungsband „Römische Welt und lateinische Sprache heute“ publiziert, der in der Reihe der „Veröffentlichungen der Katholischen Akademie der Erzdiözese Freiburg“ als Nr. 31 im Jahre 1977 erschienen ist. Karl Büchner wurde am 06.August 1910 in Gasc
Vergil und Augustus (1982)
Die von der Universitätsbibliothek Freiburg als Podcast für den Monat März 2010 präsentierte Rede des Freiburger Althistorikers Prof. Dr. Hermann Strasburger zum Thema „Vergil und Augustus“ wurde auf der Tagung „Vergil – Dichter Roms und Europas. Zu seinem 2000. Todesjahr“ am 01./02. Mai 1982 an der Katholischen Akademie der Erzdiözese Freiburg i. Br. gehalten. In der hochkarätig besetzten Vergil-Tagung sprachen neben Professor Strasburger Vertreter unterschiedlicher altertumswis
Evaluating Vine Health Treatments
This lesson is divided into two sections, as follows: Monitoring plant health treatments. Assessment of the treatments - comparing observations to expected results
The President's Message - Juried Student Art Exhibition
In this edition of "The President's Message" Dr. Lloyd Jacobs visits the 2014 Juried Student Art Exhibition at the Center for Visual Arts.
Indigenous Spiritual Wellbeing - Our history - Primary health care - Radio
A learning resource that explores the history of primary health care including beginnings, developments and significant declarations, goals and aims. Learning resource for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health care workers, covering workplace roles and responsibilities.
Indigenous Spiritual Wellbeing - Support clients
A learning resource for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander primary health care workers to work with clients to provide information about emotional and social support.
SRXOHS001A: Follow defined occupational health and saftey policy and procedures: Trainers guide
Trainers guide. This resource introduces occupational health and safety policy and procedures in the context of a simulated recreational activity organisation. It supports the unit of competency SRXOHS001A: Follow defined Occupational Health and Safety policy and procedures. The unit is part of the National Community Recreation, Fitness, Outdoor Recreation and Sport Industry Training Package.
Health economics and Antimicrobial Resistance
46 PowerPoint slides from Richard Smith of the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine on Health Economics and Antimicrobial Resistance.
Health and lifestyle of Nepalese migrants in the UK.
The health status and lifestyle of migrants is often poorer than that of the general population of their host countries. The Nepalese represent a relatively small, but growing, immigrant community in the UK, about whom very little is known in term of public health. Therefore, our study examined the health and lifestyle of Nepalese migrants in the UK.