Training the Workforce for 21st-Century Science.
JAMA. 2016 Oct 25;316(16):1675-1676. doi: 10.1001/jama.2016.12410. Berg J1, Hrabowski F2, Zerhouni E3.
Continuing to address the challenges of human health is a major imperative facing society in the 21st century. Although prior scientific advances substantially contributed to improving the length and quality of life, many diseases still place a burden on individuals and society. Further progress will require an unprecedented convergence of biological, physical, and information sciences.