- Targeted Protein Degradation: From Drug Discovery to the Clinic December 7 - December 8, 2021
- Alzheimer’s Disease Therapeutics: Alternatives to Amyloid 2021 December 3, 2021
- Career Paths: Medical Science Liaison December 9, 2021
Events by TopicTargeted Protein Degradation: From Drug Discovery to the ClinicDecember 7 - December 8, 2021More
This two-day symposium will highlight the latest research in the field of targeted protein degradation. Topics under discussion will include as clinical experience with PROTACs, developing PROTACs to target CNS disorders, small molecule protein degraders as a complimentary modality to chimeric PROTACs, and the exploration of novel E3 ligase space.December 3, 2021
Alzheimer’s Disease Therapeutics: Alternatives to Amyloid 2021More
This virtual symposium will highlight new strategies to develop therapeutics for Alzheimer’s disease, with an emphasis on non-amyloid targets. The latest research will be featured on topics including neurogenesis, neuroprotection, lifestyle factors, and brain-peripheral organ interaction, with an emphasis on showcasing promising avenues for therapeutic development in AD.December 9, 2021
Career Paths: Medical Science LiaisonMore
Are you considering a career as a Medical Science Liaison? Join Science Alliance to hear more about opportunities in this field and how STEM Graduates and Postdocs can prepare themselves to transition to be a Medical Science Liaison.
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Resources for EducatorsPepsiCo 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 Power of WonderMore
This special issue of Annals presents various papers discussing the broad implications of acknowledging and embracing the emotions of awe and wonder, from their role as an incentive or impediment to scientific progress, to the many ways in which they connect to aesthetic experience, religious attitudes, and ethical concerns.Multiple Micronutrient Supplements Added to WHO Essential Medicines ListMore
Multiple micronutrient supplements (MMS) have now been included in the World Health Organization (WHO) model Essential Medicines List (EML) as an antenatal supplement for pregnant women.Students Step Up to Solve Global ProblemsMore
Winners of the Junior Academy Challenges presented solutions for some of the planet’s most pressing problems at the 2021 Global Stem Alliance Summit.
Contact UsOur Mission: Science for the Public GoodMore
As the New York Academy of Sciences continues into its third century, Nicholas Dirks is at the helm of an extraordinary organization with a talented staff, a global community of more than 20,000 Members, and a network of top-echelon leaders in science, industry, academia, government and public policy. Bringing all these people together, the Academy is taking on COVID-19 and other world-wide challenges with the best solutions that science, technology, and bright minds can offer.