Dr David Prentice, a leading American expert on stem cell science, will visit Australia this month at the invitation of Do No Harm, a coalition of Australians who support ethical medical research. Dr Prentice is Professor of Life Sciences at Indiana State University, and Adjunct Professor of Medical and Molecular Genetics for Indiana University School of Medicine. His research, which has been funded by the National Institutes of Health, investigates cell growth control; one current focus of his laboratory is adult stem cells and their transformation into other tissue types. He is a Founding Member of Do No Harm: The…
Australian states bear the responsibility for healthcare and education matters.
We need to rethink the trajectory of pedagogy in Australia, and provide far better formation for young minds.
We also need to keep an eye on evolving healthcare policies, particularly regarding bioethical issues.
Read on for suggested policies and methods.