Applications are now being accepted for the 2015 RAISE (Responsibility and Integrity in Science and Engineering) seminar. This unique course trains STEM graduate students and post-docs in the issues of research ethics and the proper conduct of research. Seed grant awards from $500-$1500 are also made available to those students who wish to pursue an outreach activity related to the topics in the course.
See this page for further details and an application.
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”.