I do try to live up to my Tunbridge Wells postcode by firing off regular 'disgusted' letters to the press and, in particular, The Daily Telegraph (DT). On Monday Erik Nordkamp, Pfizer's Managing Director, wrote this article about the importance of the life sciences industry to a post-Brexit economic strategy. So I sent this to … Continue reading Patients and the public are vital to science’s role in a post #Brexit Britain. A response to Pfizer’s MD, Erik Nordkamp
I am. Or rather I was. But I am trying to change. Once upon a time it was only Government Ministers who turned up five minutes before their piece, said what they had to say, then left. It's not uncommon for them to depart the podium without even answering questions. And then there are those … Continue reading Are you a speaker who eats, speaks and leaves? Then listen up.
The Cystic Fibrosis (CF) Trust launched its new five-year research strategy in London yesterday. I have to say I am highly impressed. In terms of content and dissemination they seem to have single-handedly shown the rest of the medical research charity sector how to embrace the future as a funder and a patient group. Why is it … Continue reading Now this is good, very good. The Cystic Fibrosis Trust has a transparent new research strategy