• Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences

  • Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences is one of the oldest scientific serial publications in the United States and among the most cited of multidisciplinary scientific serials worldwide. Continually published since 1823, Annals is the premier publication of the Academy, offering review articles in special topical areas and proceedings of conferences sponsored by the Academy as well as other scientific organizations.

    Annals provides multidisciplinary perspectives on research of current interest in the scientific community and society at large. Although primarily focused in biomedicine and biology, the scope of Annals extends into diverse fields such as psychology, anthropology, and philosophy. Edited in consultation with experts in their fields, Annals provides a neutral forum for discourse within and across many institutions and disciplines.


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    Douglas Braaten, PhD

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    Steven E. Bohall

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    David Alvaro, PhD

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    Azra Jaferi, PhD

    Associate Editor