Events by TopicApril 18, 2019
Finding Your Side Hustle: Redefining the PhDMore
This series of events will introduce you to young scientists who have pursued a side project based on their passions—while staying on track to get their PhD. Learn how you can apply your scientific expertise to your other interests and reshape your graduate experience in fulfilling new ways.Innovative Vaccines against Resistant Infectious Diseases and Emerging ThreatsMay 20, 2019More
This symposium will gather the world’s leaders in vaccine research to share the latest findings on the potential and the limits of the human immune system, the challenges facing vaccine development, maternal immunizations, and the next era of vaccine technologies.Complex Medicines: Science, Regulation, and Accelerating DevelopmentMay 13, 2019More
This symposium will outline the future of complex medicines, including the best scientific approaches for their development and regulation, challenges in the assessment of equivalence, and how to ensure timely access for patients.
Professional Development TrainingBuild your All Star Resume and LinkedIn ProfileFebruary 11, 2019More
Join us at the Academy to learn directly from a PhD hiring manager what they look for in a resume, the best way to communicate technical and transferable skills to a mixed audience, and how to showcase not just what you do but who you are and why an employer should want to hire you.Thinking About Teaching?March 8, 2019More
This panel will highlight the realities of a career change and the opportunities available to scientists who are thinking about a career in teaching. Our guests will discuss what it’s really like to teach in public schools, the shift in culture from a lab to a classroom, and the programs that will help prepare you to get there.Risky Business – The Future of Biopharmaceutical InnovationMarch 2, 2019More
This event gives professionals from across the bio-pharmaceutical space – from scientists and industry executives, through healthcare providers and insurers to investors - a visceral understanding of how bio-pharma innovation dynamics are evolving, mimicking decision-making under pressure in a complex and changing environment.
Academy Member NseAbasi NsikakAbasi Etim, PhD is promoting science beyond boundaries. Read on to learn about her work in our virtual mentoring programs.More
Working in engineering and construction since World War II, Academy Member Ethel Romm brings a unique energy and perspective to our Lyceum Society.Learn how Academy Member Jorge M. Torres used his scientific background to help launch a career as a venture capital investor.More
The Blavatnik Awards for Young Scientists celebrate the achievements of extraordinary young scientists and engineers and accelerate innovation through unrestricted funding.More
The Junior Academy recruits STEM experts to coach teams of talented, highly motivated students as they compete in science & technology challenges sponsored by industry-leading companies. Students and mentors can participate from anywhere in the world, connecting with one another via Launchpad, our interactive challenge platform.More
Available exclusively to our Member community, Member-to-Member Mentoring is a self-directed mentoring program that matches early career scientists and engineers with experienced STEM professionals for advice and coaching.
News & Publications by Topic
For the PressSpecial Issue: Climate SciencesMore
The latest research in various areas of the climate sciences is presented in the two perspectives, seven reviews, and five original articles featured in this special Annals issue.Special Issue: Antimicrobial Therapeutics ReviewsMore
The seventh installment of this review series presents authoritative reviews in important areas of antimicrobial biology and medicine.Special Issue: Global Perspectives on Esophageal DiseasesMore
This Annals special issue features review articles on topics related to esophageal function, dysfunction, and disease presented at the 14th OESO World Conference.
Host an Event at the AcademyOur MissionMore
For 200 years—since 1817—the Academy has brought together extraordinary people working at the frontiers of discovery. Among the oldest scientific organizations in the United States, it has become not only an enduring cultural institution in New York, but also one of the most significant organizations in the global scientific community.