“Why Physician-Scientists Are Important”• PHYSICIAN-SCIENTISTS are catalysts of translationalresearch.• With one foot in the practice of medicine and the other inresearch and discovery, PHYSICIAN-SCIENTISTS bridgethe gap between laboratory and bedside.• In so doing, PHYSICIAN-SCIENTISTS :- enhance patient care- improve medical education, and- increase the prosperity of the biomedical enterprise. Archer SL, Eur Heart J. 2007
“What is Translational Research ?”The process of applying discoveriesgenerated during research in thelaboratory, and in preclinical studies, to thedevelopment of trials and studies inhumans.“Bench to Bedside and Back” University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
“Obstacles in becoming Physician-Scientists” Archer SL, Eur Heart J. 2007Although, science has never been more accessible anddirectly applicable to human health, there is a paradoxicalscarcity of physician-scientists.Causes of this shortage include:- prolonged training and the associated debt-load,- the corporatization of medicine,- inadequate research funding, and- the complexity of a dual career.
“Why Physician-Scientist ?”the physician-scientistcareer track is one ofMedicines mostrewarding…. Archer SL, Eur Heart J. 2007
“ ボストンで考えたこと” • 臨床を去ることへの不安 • 失敗の恐怖 SUCCESS is the ability to go from one failure to another with no loss of Enthusiasm -Sir Winston Churchill-SECURITY is mostly a superstition. It does not existin nature.... Life is either a daring adventure ornothing. -Helen Keller- 8
プロフェッショナルとして仕事をするための１０の原則 Roadmap to an Independent Thinker 9
その１ 興味の持てる得意分野を発見する Discovery and Interest“ 好き”よりも“得意”にこだわる
その 5 失敗を恐れつつも、果敢に挑戦するSerious attempt at professional improvementCourage is not the absence of Fears,but the ability to Act despite Fears. -John McCain-In the long run, you`re far better offtaking the Courageous path.
その６自分の世界で一番になり、成功体験を得る The beating of local rivals“Investigational Niche” の発見