This post was "inspired" by an editorial from Scientific American (and I am riding its coattails) because I needed someone to call out the broken process. The essay does make some generalisations, however. Yet, it is still relevant because we, as scientists (and clinicians) owe it to our patients who look up to us. We … Continue reading Good science, Bad Science: Why don’t we get a “cure” for cancer?
Each year, the US grants 85,000 new H-1B visas, in addition to renewing old ones. Indians have, for long, received the lion’s share of H-1B visas. According to US immigration data, 67-72% of all H-1B visas over the last five financial years has been granted to Indians. Pew Research says that from 2005 to 2015, … Continue reading The American dream through the H-1B wall – The Morning Context