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I absolutely love the Scientiae blog carnival, established originally by and for women in the STEM blogosphere (but has occasionally accepted the blatherings of us with Y chromosomes). What I enjoy most about this carnival is that the host puts out a call for posts on a specific, usually introspective topic related to being a…

I just received a lovely e-mail from Dr Chris Patil, blogger at Ouroboros and postdoc fellow in the lab of the well-known aging researcher, Dr Judith Campisi at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. Chris dialed me up to submit one of my posts to Hourglass, a monthly blog carnival he launched in July that focuses on…

Cancer Research Blog Carnival #13

It wasn’t triskaidekaphobia that kept me from submitting to the Cancer Research Blog Carnival – I just thought I hadn’t written a useful cancer post in quite some time. But thanks to Walter at Highlight Health, our discussion on the relevance of an article on in vitro antileukaemic activity of methadone was included in the…

I’ve been terribly remiss as of late in both promoting and submitting to blog carnivals. However, I wanted to draw your attention to an interesting new carnival and the latest edition of an old stalwart. The Cancer Research Blog Carnival is hosted this week at nosugrefneb.com/weblog written by Ben Ferguson, an MD/PhD student in cancer…

A brand-spanking-new blog carnival, Change of Shift, is up at Emergiblog. Focusing on nursing issues, as Kim does so beautifully, the carnival’s aim is to provide broad insights on nursing as a profession, akin to Grand Rounds. (Note to Mom: Kim and I have corresponded about your nursing career and she is very envious that…

Pediatric Grand Rounds is up

On this Father’s Day, it is only right to promote Pediatric Grand Rounds vol. 1, no. 5, from my pediatrics colleague, PGR founder, and fellow proud papa, Dr Clark Bartram at Unintelligent Design. As ol’ Doc Bartram sez: I am very proud of this edition of the PGR. It is a perfect example of the…