More Airport Blogging

Nov 04 2010 Published by under Travel

Once again I find myself at Omaha's Eppley Airfield awaiting my flights. This is my first trip with the iPad, and so far the gadget has proved delightful.
Unfortunately, the free wi-fi in our airport is not iPad friendly.
A few months ago they started sponsored wi-fi; when you first log on you watch a brief video commercial for the privilege of using the Internet. Unfortunately, those videos do not work with Apple's cool iOS. Coke offered a survey option, but I never could get it to register. For once, AT&T wins the access game.
For the next few days I will be at the annual meeting of the Association of American Medical Colleges. Expect some posts on trends in medical education and academic medicine.

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2 responses so far

  • physioprof says:

    Let us know what you find out about AAMC's position on the NIH budget. I heard that they are diverging from the other biomed advocacy orgs and lobbying for something more modest, supposedly as part of a strategy to protect their clinical income.

    • Pascale says:

      So far they are saying that they will keep fighting, but Kirch didn't use any numbers in his address. Will have to check back in at the political action kiosks.

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