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Should you sleep in two shifts?
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2 days ago by mirthe
Financing health services for refugee populations: how to pay the bill? | Investing in Health
Irina Nikolic, Senior Health Specialist, World Bank, highlighted
opportunities for innovative technologies to facilitate effective service
delivery for refugees in weaker health systems and humanitarian crises.
Using mobile-based tools, Dimagi <https://www.dimagi.com/> provides
community health workers with support for diagnosis and management in rural
and remote areas. Drones for Humanity <http://dronesforhumanity.ca/> also
enable humanitarian agencies to deliver aid , including medical supplies,
in otherwise inaccessible regions efficiently. Furthermore, virtual health
workers, enabled by artificial intelligence, could provide health services
in systems with acute shortages in skilled human resource for health. These
and other similar technologies provide promising alternatives for service
delivery  to  refugees  in  contexts  that  face  human  resource  constraints. 
2 days ago by gitteheij
US quits 'biased' UN human rights council - BBC News
The US has pulled out of the United Nations Human Rights Council, calling it a "cesspool of political bias".

The "hypocritical and self-serving" body "makes a mockery of human rights", said US envoy to the UN Nikki Haley.

Ms Haley last year accused the council of "chronic anti-Israel bias" and said the US was reviewing its membership.

Formed in 2006, the Geneva-based council has been criticised for allowing countries with questionable human rights records to be members.

But activists said the US move could hurt efforts to monitor and address human rights abuses around the world.
DonaldTrump  Donald  Trump  UN  United  Nations  human  rights  Israel  Gaza 
3 days ago by asterisk2a
Rise of the machines: has technology evolved beyond our control? | Books | The Guardian
Technology is starting to behave in intelligent and unpredictable ways that even its creators don’t understand. As machines increasingly shape global events, how can we regain control? via Pocket
technology  philosopy  opinion  humanism  human  robot  tech  machines  ai 
4 days ago by jburkunk
Hue Test; The X-Rite Color Challenge
Are you among the 1 in 255 women and 1 in 12 men who have some form of color vision deficiency? If you work in a field where color is important, or you’re just curious about your color IQ, take our online challenge to find out. Based on the Farnsworth Munsell 100 Hue Test, this online challenge is a fun, quick way to understand your color vision acuity.
human  eye  color  testing-general  training 
6 days ago by jeffjensen
CITI - Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative
The first step in deciding whether a project needs to be reviewed is to determine whether it meets the definition of research with human subjects. If it does not meet the definition, it does not require review by an IRB, although there may be ethical issues that must be addressed by the researcher's institution.

See the CITI Program module "Defining Research with Human Subjects - SBE" for a discussion about how to apply the following definitions:

"Research" means a systematic investigation, including research development, testing, and evaluation, designed to develop or contribute to generalizable knowledge.

"Human subject" means a living individual about whom a researcher (whether professional or student) conducting research obtains the following:

Data through intervention or interaction with the individual
Identifiable private information
If it has been determined that a project meets the definition of research with human subjects, the next step is to determine the type of review it needs. The type of review usually determines who will conduct the review.
IRB  Human  Subjects  Research  Exempt  Status  Federal  Regulations 
7 days ago by duncanjwatts

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