At Campus Bio-Medico University of Rome, a series of Lunchtime Meetings on the emerging orientations of scientific research.
Since the academic year 2015/2016, Lunchtime Meetings take place on Fridays h 12:30 – 14:30. Continue reading Quo Vadis Science?
Marta Bertolaso and Miles MacLeod are editors of Issue 30 (April 2016) of Humana.Mente — Journal of Philosophical Studies, entitled “In Silico Modeling: the Human Factor”. The issue reflects on the human dimensions inherent to bio-medical and social applications of in silico modelling, as well as on general issues pertaining the relationship between in silico modelling technologies and the human factor (HF). In fact, the challenges related to in silico modeling ask for a reflection on the intrinsic relationship among new technologies, which allow us to manage big data and to model biological functions, and the HF in bio-medical practice. Continue reading In Silico Modeling: the Human Factor
A science-philosophy research project funded by the Institute for Philosophy of Scientific and Technological Practice (FAST) at University Campus Bio-Medico, Rome.
Start: April 2016
Duration: 1+1 years Continue reading Self-on-a-Chip: A Study of Embodiment in Innovative 3D Cell-Culture Models