Category Archives: About Me

A Memoriam and A Reckoning

Thirty years ago today, the man seated at the left died of complications from AIDS. The man standing on the right is me. This photograph was taken six weeks before he died. We were just 31 years old. Last week, … Continue reading

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Reflections on 8 years of Blogging – Eye on FDA Starts a 9th Year

Hello.  Eight years ago yesterday – February 9, 2006 – I began this blog with my first posting.  Since then, I have published 1250 more postings. Though it seems like only yesterday, 2006 was a very different time: George W. … Continue reading

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Me, Oprah, AIDS and Virology

A bunch of things are converging this week in my head.  Here goes. On October 15, 1985 I was a guest on The Oprah Winfrey Show.  It was in Chicago then, just before she went national.  Just before.  I had … Continue reading

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Eye on FDA Hits a Milestone, Gets a Facelift

Eye on FDA has reached two milestones.  The idea for the blog and the early work on it began five years ago this month.  And this month, I am hitting my 1000th post. Like much of social media, blogging activity … Continue reading

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Guest Lecture

Hi to the very kind person who left me a message today about guest lecturing.  I was very tired and when I thought I was saving your message, I accidentally deleted it, so if you see this and would like … Continue reading

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