Quick Thoughts

A cranky elite fighting the inevitable: Tired old arguments in NEJM against data sharing

 Inspired by a tweet from Vinay Prasad Are controversies about data sharing a matter of an established elite with expertise not possessed elsewhere versus an unwashed “democratic” group who couldn’t understand how to use the data if they obtained them? Are those calling for routine data sharing motivated to misrepresent what the elite experts have […]

Should NIH pull the plug on underperforming big ideas?

If NIH priorities do not demonstrate payoffs in reduced morbidity and mortality, should they be defunded?