Month: May 2017
Month: May 2017
You are invited to attend a workshop titled “A Human Pathway-based Approach to Disease and Medicine” to be held June 26–27 in Bethesda, Md. The objective of this workshop, which also will be broadcast online, is to explore existing systems-biology projects and approaches and how these projects might be better coordinated to optimally improve disease understanding and interventions.
Mentors play a critical part in the future success of minority students success in science, technology, engineering and mathematics fields. And the 2017 Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students offers you the perfect opportunity to connect with the next generation of STEM professionals.
Biology Dictionary is an online biology reference providing useful definitions and explanations of common biology terms. It aims to help students, teachers and researchers to have a better understanding on the terminologies they are looking for. The site covers all major branches of biology, including but not limited to ecology, botany, zoology, human biology, molecular biology,
The “Planning Your Scientific Journey” course is built for life science grad students, postdocs and other junior scientists. It aims to teach how trainees can choose a good scientific problem as well as planning their journey ahead. It is a free online course that is funded by NIGMS.
The Humane Society International and The Humane Society of the United States are offering research awards of up to $10,000 to support the preparation and journal publication of independent, in-depth reviews of research progress in key human disease areas. The aim of this grant program is to support strategic scientific dialogue regarding the potential of extending the U.S. National Research Council vision of 21st century toxicology to the wider field of biosciences.
Dear STEMists and STEM-allies,
As you may know, Stony Brook University is home to the National Center for Science and Civic Engagement (NCSCE), with Science Education for New Civic Engagements and Responsibilities (SENCER) as its signature program. The mission of SENCER is to strengthen student learning and interest in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) by connecting course topics to issues of critical local, national, and global importance.
The U.S. Department of Defense’s Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA) is seeking abstract submissions for the 2017 Chemical and Biological Defense Science & Technology Conference Call for Papers. The conference will be held in Long Beach, Calif., Nov. 28–30, 2017.
Don’t miss the Keystone Symposium “Antimicrobials and Resistance: Opportunities and Challenges” to be held Oct. 29 through Nov. 1 in Santa Fe, N.M.
PathwaysToScience.org has 167 different postdoc and early-career opportunities posted on the site, including postdoctoral fellowships, grants, travel awards, mentoring opportunities and more. Browse the full list of opportunities here: http://pathwaystoscience.org/programs.aspx?u=Postdocs_Postdoc+%26+Early+Career&submit=y&all=all