Jennifer Kane joined the Academy during the summer of 2015 as Chief Product Officer for the Digital Learning Solutions team. Prior to joining the Academy, Jennifer spent ten years at Scholastic Inc., leading product development for the Education Technology Group, building groundbreaking adaptive technology products for struggling readers in the K–12 curriculum space.
- Empowering Your Journey: A Career Planning Workshop August 16, 2019
- Science Riot: A Night of Stand-Up Comedy August 23, 2019
- Hearing Restoration and Hair Cell Regeneration October 8, 2019
Events by TopicAugust 16, 2019
Empowering Your Journey: A Career Planning WorkshopMore
This one-day career exploration workshop will consist of group exercises and a panel discussion that show participants how they can apply their academic skillset to create roadmaps towards a variety of non-academic careers.Science Riot: A Night of Stand-Up ComedyAugust 23, 2019More
Join an evening of laughter, learning, and libations where our newest cohort of scientists trained in comedy writing and performance deliver 10-minute "late-night" comedy talks.October 8, 2019
Hearing Restoration and Hair Cell RegenerationMore
This symposium will bring together experts of the auditory system and hair cell regeneration to give an overview of the recent advancements in the field, identify knowledge gaps, and outline future directions towards a cure for age-related hearing loss.
Professional Development TrainingConveying Science Through Art: A Public Engagement Workshop, August 2019August 1 - August 3, 2019More
This unique, 3-day workshop is for individuals interested in creating experiences that mix science with art, music and play, to introduce new audiences to the excitement of scientific discovery.July 31, 2019Diversity and Inclusion in STEMMore
This afternoon panel discussion covers diversity and inclusion in STEM. Learn from diverse STEM experts about their research and experience in the field, and participate in a conversation about making STEM more inclusive!Empowering Your Journey: A Career Planning WorkshopAugust 16, 2019More
This one-day career exploration workshop will consist of group exercises and a panel discussion that show participants how they can apply their academic skillset to create roadmaps towards a variety of non-academic careers.
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: Risk of Excessive Intake of Vitamins and MineralsMore
The nine articles of this special Annals issue were presented at a technical consultation convened by the World Health Organization to discuss the risk of excessive intake of vitamins and minerals delivered through public health interventions.Special Issue: Annals ReportsMore
This Annals Reports special issue presents one Correspondence, one Review, and five Original Research articles in different areas of clinical and basic research.Special Issue: Multiple Micronutrient Supplementation in PregnancyMore
This special Annals issue presents the two reviews and one original article that comprise the report of a task force convened to help countries interpret recent WHO guidelines for nutrition interventions in pregnancy as they relate to multiple micronutrient supplementation.
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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.