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Simply Jimmy: Barnes Rocks Aussie Crowds in Macao

By Christopher Cottrell/Images: Christopher Cottrell Iconic Aussie rocker Jimmy Barnes lit up Macau like a Christmas tree over the weekend. It was a concert that summed up his life’s work. James Dixon Swan was born in Scotland then moved to Adelaide, South Australia when he was 5-years old. With inspiration …

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Prof. Patil’s Medical Heart

By Christopher Cottrell/ Images: Christopher Cottrell A doctor and a gentleman, Professor Nivritti Gajana Patil is one of Asia’s finest surgeons and medical education experts. From esteemed English medical wards to the witch-doctor jungles of Papua New Guinea, he has sharpened his surgical knives and intellectual wit with one main …

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Dr. Allan Zeman on Hong Kong 2020+

By Christopher Cottrell/ Images: Christopher Cottrell Special Guest: Dr. Allan Zeman Happy Hong Kong 2020 Salute Series Looking back and to the future of the world’s first SAR—with Chinese characteristics “I’ve been in Hong Kong for 48-years,” says Dr. Allen Zeman. A Hong Kong resident who needs no introduction, Dr. …

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A New Bronze Age: The mind of Natalya Bronzova

By Christopher Cottrell/Image: Christopher Cottrell As a Russian artist and intellectual based in Manila, Philippines, Natalya Bronzova’s mind is a work of art and precision in its own right. She has a fine attention to details. As a raconteur, she has a wonderful way of discussing how she came to …

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Perth Peacemakers

Aussie Rules at Sino Asia-Pacific Forum Text: By Christopher Cottrell / Photo Credit: Christopher Cottrell   The Sino Asia-Pacific Medical Forum in Manila last week witnessed wise words—three of those voices stemmed from Perth, Australia. High among them was Dr. Kingsley Faulkner, former president of the Royal Australasian College of …

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2nd Sino Asia-Pacific Medical Forum Impact

Meeting of hearts and minds in Manila Text: By Christopher Cottrell / Photo Credit: Christopher Cottrell   The 2nd Sino Asia-Pacific Medical Forum held in Manila and Macau in recent days witnessed strong synergy and forward-looking steps. At its opening symposium in Manila, scientists and policymakers from dozens of countries …

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Hiromasa Ikeda and Prof. Manson Fok on Peace

Hiromasa Ikeda and Prof. Manson Fok on Peace Meeting of hearts and minds in Manila By Christopher Cottrell / Photo Credit: Christopher Cottrell   The Gusi Peace Prize International kickoff in Manila, Philippines today is witnessing a special meeting of hearts and minds. Two such individuals meeting are Hiromasa Ikeda, …

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