Speakers: Representatives from the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner of New York will provide a behind-the-scenes look at this exciting field.
Learn about opportunities where you can apply your science knowledge to crime scene investigations. The discussions will focus on what skills are necessary and what is to be expected in this line of work.
This event is free and open to all student and postdoc members of the Science Alliance.
- Frontiers in Circadian Medicine November 2, 2020
- Synthetic Biology Approaches to Improve Human and Environmental Health November 18 - November 19, 2020
- Alzheimer's Disease Therapeutics: Alternatives to Amyloid 2020 December 4, 2020
Events by TopicNovember 2, 2020
Frontiers in Circadian MedicineMore
Biological rhythms are relevant for almost every aspect of an organism’s life from physiology to social behavior. Most recently a growing body of research explores the circadian clock’s involvement with human disease. Join us for a one-day symposium highlighting these translational aspects of chronobiology research.November 18 - November 19, 2020
Synthetic Biology Approaches to Improve Human and Environmental HealthMore
This two-day symposium will convene experts in gene editing, artificial cells, genomics and chemical biology to discuss how advances in synthetic biology can positively influence human and environmental health.December 4, 2020
Alzheimer's Disease Therapeutics: Alternatives to Amyloid 2020More
Alzheimer's Disease (AD) affects more than 5 million people in the US, a number that is projected to more than double by 2050. This virtual symposium will highlight new strategies to develop therapeutics for AD, with an emphasis on non-amyloid targets
- PepsiCo Perspective: Leveraging STEM SkillsSeptember 18, 2020More
Organizations are continually evolving to build a strong, talented team that will propel their businesses forward while creating a desirable workplace that fosters creativity and innovation. In this webinar you’ll have the chance to hear from PepsiCo on why they’re recruiting talented STEM professionals like you. You’ll also get a glimpse into why your STEM expertise is vital and how you can leverage your STEM skills.Sustainable Solutions for the World's Dinner TableMore
A look at challenges and opportunities in food and nutrition science research.Grantsmanship and the Transition to Research IndependenceMore
As university budgets shrink and external funding sources becoming more competitive, the ability to write successful research grants is more important than ever. In this eBriefing, learn strategies for effective grant writing, specifically applied to fellowship applications in biomedical fields.
Now more than ever, it's clear that being able to collaborate across fields and borders is crucial for the advancement of science. Find out how our Members across sectors have built innovative cross-disciplinary teams.More
It is understood that human milk provides benefits to babies as they develop, particularly in its ability to help protect babies from a variety of infections. But what is the mechanism that does the work to help keep babies healthy? Find out in this interview with Academy Member and Vanderbilt University Professor Steven Townsend.More
When three scientists working across different disciplines, universities, and continents teamed up as part of the Interstellar Initiative—an international mentorship program for early-career investigators—their first task was finding common ground. Find out how they did it and how their work might contribute to the study of aging.
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 Evolutionary BiologyMore
The tenth installment of this Annals series presents five scholarly reviews on diverse topics in evolutionary biology.Special Issue: Annals ReportsMore
This Annals Reports special issue presents one Commentary, one Review, one Concise Original Report, and four Original Research articles in different areas of clinical and basic research.Special Issue: MARROWMore
This tenth installment of the Ann NY Acad Sci series MARROW presents five papers in various areas of clinical and translational medicine and biology.
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