Author David Orenstein

David Orenstein is News Officer for medicine, life sciences, and public health at Brown University.

Faculty The Teaching Health Centers program, which funds outpatient primary care residencies serving rural and indigent patients, will depend on a renewal of funding by Congress.

Primary Interest

Unique primary care residency program hangs in budget balance, despite primary care shortage.

Campus In the future, the two cells that start us all might sometimes get their start in the lab, rather than in reproductive organs. Photo courtesy iStock

An Ethical Dilemma

New technology could allow creation of fertilized embryos using non-reproductive cells. But at what cost?