Issue 102

There are many overlaps between the fields of Health & Medicine and Biology. In this issue of Research Outreach, we feature researchers and hear from Thought Leaders across both disciplines.

Dr Maryrose Franko, Executive Director of the Health Research Alliance explains why popularising research is so important and why the organisation puts people at the heart of its policies. Dr Philip Hieter, President of the Canadian Society for Molecular Biosciences (CSMB), emphasises the importance of advocacy and education for securing funding and support.

Canadian Blood Services’ CEO Dr Graham Sher explains the story behind the non-profit charitable organisation’s mission to effectively manage the bloody supply for Canadians. The International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness (IAPB) promotes eye health through advocacy, knowledge and partnerships. CEO Peter Ackland discusses their mission and the importance of World Sight Day.

In addition to our Thought Leaders, you will find this issue packed full of fascinating research from Health & Medicine and Biology. Join our global readership and dive straight in to find out more!