- The Power of Wonder: Modern Marvels in the Age of Science October 10, 2019 - February 5, 2020
- Targeting Immunometabolism in Autoimmune Diseases and Inflammation October 22, 2019
- Next Generation Organoids for Biomedical Research and Drug Discovery November 12, 2019
Events by TopicThe Power of Wonder: Modern Marvels in the Age of ScienceOctober 10, 2019 - February 5, 2020More
This three-part series on the power of wonder and the role of marvels in the age of science brings together leading scientists and writers for an interdisciplinary exploration of the broader implications of wonder, from its role in inspiring scientific breakthroughs to the ways in which it connects to aesthetic experience, religious attitudes, and ethical concerns. Beyond the fascination with marvels, can the experience of wonder offer a deeper understanding of ourselves and our timeless pursuit of meaning and truth?Targeting Immunometabolism in Autoimmune Diseases and InflammationOctober 22, 2019More
Immunometabolic dysregulation plays a key role in the progression and resolution of autoimmune and inflammatory diseases. This symposium will highlight core pathways that govern the metabolism of innate and adaptive immune cells with an emphasis on potential therapeutic targets.Next Generation Organoids for Biomedical Research and Drug DiscoveryNovember 12, 2019More
This symposium will feature discussions on the science behind organoid models, along with their many applications in health and disease.
Professional Development TrainingWebinar: A Recruiter’s Perspective — “Why We Need People in STEM”September 26, 2019More
Tune in to this webinar to hear from talent recruiters on why they’re actively seeking to hire STEM professionals like you, and why your scientific expertise is so vital to a variety of industries.Online Course: Communicating Science on WikipediaSeptember 2 - October 25, 2019More
This course will cover how to contribute content to high-value Wikipedia articles, and learn how to communicate science through Wikipedia, a valuable way to share science with the public.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.
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For the PressSpecial Issue: Hemoglobin Concentration for Assessing AnemiaMore
This volume presents the 17 papers commissioned for a technical meeting convened by WHO to review its global guidelines for hemoglobin thresholds used to define anemia at the individual and population level and determine the impact of health interventions.Special Issue: Annals ReportsMore
This Annals Reports special issue presents one Review and five Original Research articles in different areas of clinical and basic research.Special Issue: MARROWMore
This eighth installment of the Ann NY Acad Sci series MARROW presents six papers in various areas of clinical and translational medicine and biology.
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