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Webinar: Science Beyond Borders — How to Get Involved in International Science Policy
October 30, 2019
The panel discussion will feature three scientists with careers in international science policy or in science diplomacy. They will talk about their career paths and provide perspectives on how you can get involved in the world of science policy.
What Happens When We Die? Insights from Resuscitation Science
November 18, 2019
In a series of plenary presentations, speakers will review recent and emerging research related to restoring function to the brain after death, consciousness after cardiac arrest, cardiac arrest survival, and neuroprotection strategies, and more, to chart a course for new directions in the study of resuscitation and consciousness.
Alzheimer's Disease Therapeutics: Alternatives to Amyloid 2019
November 20, 2019
This conference will consider the landscape of Alzheimer’s disease research including the current state of the amyloid hypothesis, emerging disease mechanisms, and strategies to develop novel therapeutic approaches.
Empowering Your Journey: A Career Planning Workshop
August 16, 2019
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.
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.
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.
Special Issue: Hemoglobin Concentration for Assessing Anemia
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.
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.
Paths to Recovery in Major Depression: Insights from Functional Neuroimaging
October 13, 2006
Helen Mayberg presents her conceptualization of the functional brain networks underlying depression and discusses how a variety of therapeutic modalities, including meditation and cognitive behavioral therapy, may play a role in treatment and maintaining remission from depression. This is an enhanced podcast (viewing instructions). Sponsored by: the Richard and Hinda Rosenthal Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine, and the Dept. of Psychiatry, Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, and the New York State Psychiatric Institute.