Increasing concerns about reproducibility of research results, the number of retracted papers from high impact factor journals and overall trustworthiness of scientific research demand a response from the scientific community. What do you think researchers and institutions should be doing to improve the public opinion of scientific research? How can scientists be ambassadors of good science and watchdogs for bad science?
Gender Bias in Academic and Medical Research
Studies have shown gender bias in nearly all aspects of work in academic and medical research institutions. In your opinion, How can institutions address and correct these biases and what are the costs of failures to do so?
Creating a Positive Impact on Child Poverty
This year marks the 50th anniversary of the launch of President Lyndon B. Johnson's "War on Poverty."
In your opinion, what health issue related to child poverty should pediatricians and pediatric specialists focus on most to have a positive impact?