- Managing Neuropsychiatric Symptoms in Neurodegenerative Disease June 14, 2018
- The Enhanced Human: Risks and Opportunities May 21, 2018
- Cancer Metabolism and Signaling May 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.The Enhanced Human: Risks and OpportunitiesMay 21, 2018More
Delve into existing and emerging enhancement technologies with potential to overcome limitations of the human body and mind such as gene editing and artificial intelligence — their history, manifestations today, the ways they are transforming biological research, as well as the bioethical challenges they pose both today and for the future.Cancer Metabolism and SignalingMay 24, 2018More
This symposium will highlight insights into tumor metabolism from leaders in the field and explore how this information is being used to design safe and effective, metabolism-targeted therapies.
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
Open to the general public, this discussion will endeavor to better understand the roots of science denialism, and discuss meaningful methods for overcoming it.
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: Myasthenia Gravis and Related Disorders I (vol 1412)More
The first of two consecutive special issues focusing on myasthenia gravis and related disorders, this Annals issue presents 19 articles, including original research, reviews, and commentaries.
Special Issue: The Year in Diabetes and Obesity (vol 1411)More
In this first Annals special issue of 2018, twelve scholarly articles review some of today's most pressing issues in the areas of diabetes and obesity.
Special Issue: Musculoskeletal Repair and Regeneration I (vol 1409)More
The first of two consecutive Annals volume presenting seven manuscripts discussing cutting-edge issues in musculoskeletal repair and regeneration.
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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.