this week i

helped kirsten predict ebola epidemics with differential equations.

helped michelle test the relationship between physician age and vaccination safety.

recognized johnny cash's genius.

recommend that you open up your facebook account and type this into the location bar to quickly see which of your privacy settings are too lenient.


revised the data tables for our health professional shortage area analysis to include chronic conditions.

finalized our academyhealth poster presentation.

merged the medical expenditure panel survey with the national health interview survey.

worked remotely from colombia (fourth visit to the country). maybe not as hard as the leafcutter ants (atta colombica), but still pretty hard.

landed in bogota, sped down the andes.

tunneled through hillsides..

..and mountain-cloaking fog.

pitched our tent in villavicencio. home to..

expert brickmasons

bright pastoral scenes

lakeside serenity

great escapes

..and hypnotic downpours.

tried out the ol' webcam..

..her majesty here was only interested in the heart-shaped effects.

went to the zoo.

fed the fish..

..and the indigenous giant guinea pigs..

..until everyone's belly was full.

enjoyed the music of the plains.

rambled around the countryside..
motorcycle helmet priorities

electioneering with sunflowers, didn't you hear bp ruined that logo?

breakfast. notice the half-beer half-cola hybrid

efficient police transport

returned to the big city, with..
bbq lunches for busy businesspeople with no time for handwashing

opposite-day traffic patterns


dental marketers

parks and recreation

and god's house.