- Managing Neuropsychiatric Symptoms in Neurodegenerative Disease June 14, 2018
- Science Denialism, Public Policy, and Global Health June 28, 2018
- Design and Innovation August 20 - August 24, 2018
Events by TopicManaging Neuropsychiatric Symptoms in Neurodegenerative DiseaseJune 14, 2018More
This symposium will review current methods in the diagnosis and behavioral and pharmaceutical management of neuropsychiatric symptoms in neurodegenerative diseases. Participants will also discuss strategies to reduce the societal and economic costs associated with these symptoms.Science Denialism, Public Policy, and Global HealthJune 28, 2018More
In a time when facts are no longer enough, and climate change denial, vaccine fears, and the rejection of GMOs are trending, how do we make the best case for science?August 20 - August 24, 2018
Design and InnovationMore
The Design and Innovation STEM Program is offered from August 20-24, 2018. Over the course of five days, students in 5th-8th grades will work together to develop creative solutions to real-world topics they are passionate about while learning about the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals.
Professional Development TrainingSTEM Exchange: Research and Career SymposiumAugust 28, 2018More
An interactive research forum and networking symposium hosted by PepsiCo and the New York Academy of Sciences. Formerly known as Journey Through Science Day, fifty exceptional students and early career scientists will present their research to PepsiCo's R&D leaders and discover the value of a STEM degree when launching a career.Scientists Teaching Science Online CourseJune 4 - August 12, 2018More
Take the online course "Scientists Teaching Science" and learn about active vs. passive learning, creating course objectives and test items, and finding ways to improve your teaching and assessment techniques for students of all ages.Science Denialism, Public Policy, and Global HealthJune 28, 2018More
In a time when facts are no longer enough, and climate change denial, vaccine fears, and the rejection of GMOs are trending, how do we make the best case for science?
Future Scientists & Engineers K-12More
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
Science Policy Consultation
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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Special Issue: Implementation Research and Practice for Early Childhood DevelopmentMore
Globally, 250 million children fail to meet developmental potential in the first five years of life--45% of all under-fives. This special issue presents 19 state-of-the-art papers that serve as a much needed guide for better implementation research and practice, including improved reporting of implementation structures and processes of ECD programs.
Special Issue: The Year in ImmunologyMore
This is the eighth installment in the series of scholarly reviews on immunology. This issues presents papers on immune dysregulation, mesenchymal stem cells, host-microbiota in immune disorders, immunopathology of MS, and regulatory T cells, among others.
Special Issue: Adolescent Women's Nutritional StatusMore
Adolescence is the time of maturation from childhood to adulthood and is characterized by rapid physical, cognitive, and psychosocial growth and development. Globally, the health and nutritional status of adolescents has improved only modestly over the past 50 years, this special issue addresses some of the reasons why.
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.