- Drug Discovery for Remission of Chronic Kidney Disease September 25, 2020
- AI for Materials: From Discovery to Production October 6-7, 2020
- Systemic Effects of Metastatic Cancer October 21-22, 2020
Events by TopicDrug Discovery for Remission of Chronic Kidney DiseaseSeptember 25, 2020More
Chronic kidney disease (CKD) affects 30 million people in the United States. This symposium will highlight the latest research on the physiological and genetic mechanisms underlying CKD, and discuss novel kidney imaging techniques, biomarkers and treatment strategies.October 6-7, 2020
AI for Materials: From Discovery to ProductionMore
This interdisciplinary Symposium covers the application of artificial intelligence (AI) throughout the entire life cycle of new materials — from materials simulations and synthesis to translating research into high-volume industrial production.Systemic Effects of Metastatic CancerOctober 21-22, 2020More
Metastasis exerts systemic effects on the entire body, altering the various organ systems of the patient to support tumor growth and dissemination. This symposium will deepen our understanding of this phenomenon and inspire therapeutic strategies to prevent and treat the systemic outcomes of cancer metastasis.
Professional Development TrainingBuilding Your Personal BrandFebruary 8, 2020More
Your personal brand or your professional reputation has a direct influence on your impact as a scientist, contributor, team player and leader. The way you are perceived is how you will be defined. The only way of changing or influencing that, is by being aware of that image and taking assertive steps to improve it.Is Your Research Award-Worthy?More
Why are some brilliant researchers celebrated early in their careers, while others languish in obscurity? Check out these 5 tips to improve the odds that you, and your research, will gain recognition.What Happens When We Die? Surviving Cardiac ArrestNovember 18, 2019More
This evening panel will explore current scientific discoveries regarding our understanding of death and cardiac arrest. Topics include: the impact of recent discoveries related to brain protection strategies, reversing cardiac arrest and death, consciousness, the human experience of cardiac arrest, and transformational experiences of death.
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 introduces exceptional students to an online community where they gain access to best-in-class STEM resources and work together to solve real-world problems. STEM professionals mentor student teams during 60-day innovation challenges sponsored by industry-leading companies via Launchpad, our interactive challenge platform. Students and mentors can participate from anywhere in the world and have multiple challenges a year to choose from. Accepted students and mentors receive free membership to the New York Academy of Sciences!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.
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For the PressSpecial Issue: The Year in Ecology and Conservation BiologyMore
This eleventh installment of our scholarly reviews series in ecology and conservation biology presents six Reviews and one Original Article.Special Issue: Adolescent NutritionMore
This Annals volume presents six Original Articles describing recent research in various aspects of adolescent nutrition throughout the world.Special Issue: Annals ReportsMore
This Annals Reports special issue presents two Reviews and five Original Research articles in different areas of clinical and basic research.
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