Robert E. Smith, the author of the two-volume set Systems Thinking in Medicine and New Drug Discovery (see here and here), has published two open access articles in EC Microbiology that build upon his recent books.
The articles, The Deep Ecology of the Human Body and The Importance of the Human Microbiome in Developing and Maintaining a Healthy Neuroendocrine Immune System and Responding to Vaccines, are essential reading for anyone interested in the application of systems thinking to the physical sciences, particularly in medicine.
In addition to this, we are delighted to share news that Robert will be speaking at Todi Week on the morning of June 26th, the World Gastroenterology & Hepatology Conference in September, and then giving two talks at the World Congress and Expo on Toxicology and Pharmacology in November. Both of these two conferences are in Rome, and details of the talks that Robert will be delivering are below. Continue reading