Jornada sobre periodismo biomédico

For some time now, biomedical journalism has been facing a number of changes and challenges which, to say the least, are forcing it to review its objectives and raison d’être. Commonplace as it may be, the irruption of the Internet has shaken the foundations of this journalistic specialty, and of the whole media. Even so, the…

2006

Entre la ciencia y el crimen: Mateu Orfila y la toxicología en el siglo XIX

Mateu Josep Bonaventura Orfila i Rotger (1787-1853) was a well-known figure in European medical circles in the nineteenth century. His active participation in famous poisoning trials meant that his name echoed far beyond the boundaries of the academic community, and even appeared in novels, plays, films, and popular biographies. Orfila combined his forensic research and laboratory work…

2006

Aprendizaje y docencia. Traducción al español de una serie publicada en British Medical Journal

Chapters Índice [wpdm id=364 type=”btn”] Prefacio P. Cantillon / L. Hutchinson / D. Wood [wpdm id=365 type=”btn”] Colaboradores [wpdm id=363 type=”btn”] 1. Puesta en práctica de la teoría educativa DM. Kaufman [wpdm type=”btn3″] 2. Diseño curricular D. Prideaux [wpdm type=”btn3″] 3. Aprendizaje basado en problemas D. Wood [wpdm type=”btn3″] 4. Evaluación J. Morrison [wpdm type=”btn3″]…

2006

Debates sobre periodismo científico. En torno a la cobertura informativa del SARS

In 2003, information on Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) was widely diffused in the media. The alarm spread on a possible global pandemic worldwide, particularly since the World Health Organization (WHO) made the unprecedented decision to warn against traveling to Western cities like Toronto. At that moment, SARS changed from being an isolated fact in…

2006

Terapias no farmacológicas en atención primaria

That is a new volume of the series Esteve Foundation Notebooks which includes some lectures from VII Jornadas Científicas de la Red Española de Atención Primaria (REAP). This meeting was held in Cáceres (Spain), maig 31 and june 1, 2002. The meeting was organized to clarify the scientific basis of some non-pharmacological medical measures used in medical care.…

2004

Debates sobre periodismo científico. A propósito de la secuenciación del genoma humano: interacción de ciencia y periodismo

Science and journalism: two disciplines with a wide repercussion on society that parallel each other with different interests and objectives. However, when informational needs have them converge into one road called science journalism, their tortuous relationship becomes all the more evident. That is when two quite different languages –scientific and journalistic– cannot but come to…

2004

Eponímia mèdica catalana

This is a new series Esteve Foundation Notebooks, where we want to edit several activities organized by the Esteve Foundation with different format and languages. In the first volume -published in Catalan-, there is a compilation about medical eponymous from Catalan authors. The original articles were previously published by Josep-Eladi Baños (Department of Experimental and Health…

2004