NSF funds project in international research ethics and ethics of STEM
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
CSEPP will lead a group of 9 faculty to gather resources from international contributors on research ethics, the ethics of science and engineering, and the broader social responsibility of scientific practioners. This 5-year project will assist investigators at the National Academy of Engineering's Online Ethics Center. See this UDaily article for further details.
With the emergence of superbugs in the news lately, the public has come to understand that antibiotics are supposed to be prescribed only when essential. I interpret this to mean “for more serious reasons than cosmetic appearance”.