Heart Simulator

submitted by: lobosco
Over the last few years, computer models have become valuable tools for the understanding of the multi-scale and multi-physics phenomena that underlie the complex biophysical structures and processes of the heart. Our current computational models track the electro-mechanics of the heart from sub-cellular to the whole-organ level. Therefore, the models allow a better comprehension of important cardiac diseases, such as Ventricular Arrhythmia, Myocarditis, Infarct, Chagas Disease, Diabetes,...

The One Health Initiative MWV18

submitted by: MicrobeWorld
Ronald Atlas, former President for the American Society for Microbiology, discusses the new One Health Initiative that recognizes the inter-relationships among human, animal, and environmental health and seeks to enhance communication, cooperation, and collaboration in integrating these areas for the health and well-being of all species. Development of the One Health Initiative began in 2007 with the American Veterinary Medical Association's (AVMA) efforts to strengthen communications and...

Discussion and Closing Comments

submitted by: dougramsey

"Discussion and Closing Comments" by John Wooley

Critical Mass : A Multifaceted Problem

submitted by: dougramsey

Presentation by Red Team about "Critical Mass : A Multifaceted Problem"

What Are the Real Problems in Scientific Communication?

submitted by: dougramsey

Presentation by Green&Yellow Team about "The Real Problems in Scientific Communication"

Building and Sustaining Online Communities

submitted by: dougramsey

Presentation by Blue Team about "Building and Sustaining Online Communities"