Events by TopicFebruary 24, 2020
CRISPR: New FrontiersMore
Learn about the cellular, molecular, and biochemical pathways of CRISPR-associated proteins, DNA repair pathways, and applications in diverse organisms, including for human health and disease biology.14th Annual Machine Learning SymposiumMarch 13, 2020More
The longest-running conference on Machine Learning in the Eastern United States, ML2020 will convene leading researchers from academia and industry to discuss recent advances in applied and theoretical Machine Learning.Mitochondria in Complex DiseasesApril 21, 2020More
Speakers at this symposium will explore new advances in the basic biology of mitochondria, and highlight the role of mitochondrial damage and dysfunction in cardiovascular disease, immunology, regenerative medicine, neurodegenerative disease, and aging
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 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: Regulatory PeptidesMore
The fifteen papers in this special Annals issue provide a snapshot of the physiological, pharmacological, and therapeutic frontiers of the field of regulatory peptide research.Special Issue: Autonomic Nervous System Regulation and Metabolic DiseasesMore
The six reviews and one original article in this special Annals issue describe recent research on the role of the autonomic nervous system in the pathophysiology of metabolic diseases.Special Issue: Speech Rhythm in Ontogenetic, Phylogenetic, and Glossogenetic DevelopmentMore
This special Annals issue presents twelve papers describing current research on speech rhythm that provide insights into its role in the development of speech capacity in humans.
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.