Month: February 2015

February 13, 2015 Jon Williamson

A new research project Evaluating evidence in medicine, has secured funding from the UK Arts and Humanities Research Council. The project will run for 3 years from 1st June 2015, and it will support the activities of the EBM+ consortium.

February 4, 2015 Jon Williamson

In an earlier post I suggested that systems medicine, a new approach to medicine which applies the ‘big data’ approach of bioinformatics, offers substantial promise, but also faces profound challenges, not least the question as to how integrate multifarious sources of evidence in order to discover new causal relationships.

February 3, 2015 Michael Wilde

The Reasoner is a monthly digest highlighting exciting new research on reasoning, inference and method broadly construed. It is interdisciplinary, covering research in, e.g., philosophy, logic, AI, statistics, cognitive science, law, psychology, mathematics and the sciences. In this month’s issue you can find a report on the workshop held at the University of Kent last…