Events by TopicOnline Course: Cybersecurity GovernanceSeptember 4 - October 19, 2020More
How do we prepare ourselves to tackle the cybercrimes that threaten our personal and professional identities? This 7 week long course on Cybersecurity and Governance will prepare you tackle these issues.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.November 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.
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.
News & Publications by Topic
For the PressSpecial Issue: The Year in Climate Science ResearchMore
This inaugural issue of The Year in Climate Science Research presents five reviews and four original articles describing current research in various areas of the climate sciences.Special Issue: The Year in Neurology and PsychiatryMore
This concise issue of The Year in Neurology and Psychiatry contains papers on the genetics of cerebral small-vessel disease, human pluripotent stem cell–derived models and CNS drug screening, small molecule targeting of RNA structures in neurological disorders, and glial evolution as a determinant of human behavior and its disorders.Special Issue: Annals ReportsMore
This Annals Reports special issue presents one Technical Report and five Original Research articles in different areas of clinical and basic research.
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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.