Thursday, February 13, 2014 | 6:30 PM - 7:45 PM
Speaker: Stephanie Pereira (Kickstarter)
Learn to use Kickstarter to creatively tell a story about your science, technology, or education project, communicate these projects to a broad audience, and secure funds for these projects.
August 1, 2013
Organizers: Sharon R. Akabas (Columbia University), Gerald Friedman (The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai), Martin Kohlmeier (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill), Charlotte A. Pratt (National Institutes of Health), Gwen Twillman (American Society for Nutrition), Mandana Arabi (The Sackler Institute for Nutrition Science), and Brooke Grindlinger (The New York Academy of Sciences)
This eBriefing reviews nutrition education for health professionals. Clinical training in nutrition is often inadequate and tools for nutritional assessment, analysis, counseling, and treatment are not well integrated into curricula. Individual projects have improved nutrition training at specific schools; this report explores how to expand their impact.
Edited by Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences
This Annals volume presents four scholarly meeting reports: (1) Application of combined omics platforms to accelerate biomedical discovery in diabesity; (2) Prioritizing health disparities in medical education to improve care; (3) The paradox of overnutrition in aging and cognition; and vitamin D: beyond bone.
Free online access provided by the Sackler Institute for Nutrition Science
May 10, 2013
Organizers: Johanne Morne (New York State Department of Health AIDS Institute), Sonja Noring (New York State Department of Health AIDS Institute), Cheryl Smith (New York State Department of Health AIDS Institute), AIDS Institute Social Media Workgroup (New York State Department of Health AIDS Institute), Brooke Grindlinger (The New York Academy of Sciences), and Kerstin Hofmeyer (The New York Academy of Sciences)
This eBriefing looks at the impact of digital technologies on clinical care, especially for HIV and other sexually transmitted infections. It explores eHealth strategies and tools for patient-centered care, provider communications, clinical decision support, medical education, and research.
December 17, 2012
Speaker: Caleb Scharf (Columbia University)
This eBriefing documents a presentation by Caleb Scharf, director of astrobiology at Columbia University, who described the latest science on black holes and gave an update on the search for life on other planets.
December 4, 2012
Organizers: Fritz François (New York University School of Medicine), Mekbib Gemeda (New York University Langone Medical Center), Jo Wiederhorn (Associated Medical Schools of New York), Sonya Dougal (The New York Academy of Sciences), and Brooke Grindlinger (The New York Academy of Sciences)
In this eBriefing, explore ways to incorporate health disparities research and preventative care approaches into the medical school curriculum, attract trainees to health inequity research, and improve the recruitment of minority medical students.
Thursday, January 16, 2014 | 11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location: Nominate Online
Free to nominate
Sunday, January 19, 2014 | 11:00 AM - 11:45 PM
Location: Apply Online
Free to apply
Sunday, March 9, 2014 | 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Free to female 7th-12th grade NYC students