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Events Calendar

October 4, 2021

10:25 AM - 5:20 PM EDT

<p>Emerging Research &amp; Trial Strategies for Progressive Multiple Sclerosis</p>

There remains a large medical need to better understand the disease pathology of progressive multiple sclerosis, develop biomarkers to monitor disease progression and identify promising therapies, and to develop effective new therapies to treat progressive MS patients. This virtual symposium will provide an overview of recent research and targets, biomarker advances, and clinical trial considerations for this disease.

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August 11, 2021

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM EDT

<p>Cultivating STEM Identity</p>

Join the Academy and Hudson River Park as we hear from a panel of diverse STEM experts on how their STEM Identity evolved to help them successfully navigate the STEM ecosystem. The panelists will discuss some of the many opportunities available for students interested in STEM careers and the importance of leveraging their personal and professional identity to drive innovation in STEM and the society at large.

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November 16 - November 17, 2021

<p>The Science of Racial Justice</p>

This two-day virtual conference will convene social, behavioral, and cognitive scientists as well as activists and legal scholars working to understand the dynamics of inter-group relationships and propose intervention strategies that will move us to a more racially just society.

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