Interdisciplinarity

This is a very fashionable term nowadays, and in September the scientific journal, Nature dedicated a whole issue to it. Here is a definition from Wikipedia – “Interdisciplinarity involves the combining of two or more academic disciplines into one activity (e.g., a research project). It is about creating something new by crossing boundaries, and thinking…

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Daily Tip 7

“Wherever the art of medicine is loved, there is also a love of humanity” Hippocrates of Cos

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Interesting Lexis 2

  Today´s interesting Lexis is “Medicine”, and as a kind of intro above I have posted a picture of “Medicine man” by Tim Scoggins.   Different meanings of Medicine ( I take from the OED) 1) A substance or preparation used in the treatment of illness; a drug; esp. one taken by mouth. Also: such substances…

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“English is the universal language of Medicine”

The prestigious professor Jonathan McFarland will give sessions of specialist English in the Col.legi de Metges de Illes Balears ( College of Doctors Balearic Islands).             Professor Jonathan McFarland is a prestigious teacher with more than 20 years of experience in teaching English. For the last decade he has been…

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