The FEBS Advanced Lecture Course on Oncometabolism will take place June 18– 24 in Figueira da Foz, Portugal.
Here’s one from the mailbag: Today, in the NIH Guide to Grants and Contracts, NIH published a Request for Information (RFI) that seeks public comment on the data submission and access processes for the NIH National Center for Biotechnology (NCBI) database of Genotypes and Phenotypes (dbGaP). The RFI also seeks comment on the management of
Here’s one from the mailbag: The Science & PINS Prize for Neuromodulation is a highly competitive prize which honors scientists for their excellent contributions to neuromodulation research. Neuromodulation is any form of alteration of nerve activity through the delivery of physical (electrical, magnetic, optical) stimulation or chemical agents to targeted sites of the body. Established in 2016,
Attention lipid scientists: The abstract-submission deadline for the 2017 Deuel Conference on Lipids is fast approaching! Submit your abstract by Jan. 31. All volunteered abstracts will be programmed for the meeting’s poster session. Don’t miss this exciting opportunity to share your work, meet with leading experts in the field, and learn about the latest lipid
By Courtney Chandler | Jan. 19, 2017
Nominations are open for the 2017 Dr. Paul Janssen Award for Biomedical Research. This award celebrates scientists whose discoveries have made, or are likely to make, a measurable impact on human health. The winner(s) will receive a $200,000 cash prize in addition to the recognition associated with the award.
Product discontinuations have affected all researchers’ work at some point in their careers. We are conducting a brief survey to better understand the most important aspects of discontinuation notifications and how suppliers can better meet your needs. Please take our short survey. Thank you, Keck Graduate Institute Team
The Albany Medical Center has opened nominations for the 2017 Prize in Medicine and Biomedical Research. This award is one of the largest and most prestigious awards in the nation, with the winner receiving $500,000.
Applications are now being accepted for Stanford PRISM (Postdoctoral Recruitment Initiative in the School of Medicine). In late March, the PRISM program will host select late-stage graduate students from diverse backgrounds who are planning their postdoctoral training.
Calling all scientists! Test your science communication skills by entering actor Alan Alda’s contest, The Flame Challenge.
The National Academies has released a report that proposes “a research agenda to help science communicators and researchers identify effective methods of communicating science, particularly when the issues are contentious.” In addition, there will be a public discussion about the report Jan. 10.
By Dawn Hayward | Dec. 22, 2016
The Diversity in Vision Research and Ophthalmology Program of the National Eye Institute at the National Institutes of Health has openings for candidates to perform research on the NIH campus in Bethesda, Md.
The National Institutes of Health undergraduate scholarship program offers competitive scholarships to students from disadvantaged backgrounds who are committed to careers in biomedical, behavioral and social science health-related research.
By Nikki Marchan | Dec. 9, 2016
The Association of Public Health Laboratories (APHL), in collaboration with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), is now recruiting the inaugural cohort for the APHL-CDC Antimicrobial Resistance fellowship.
By Rita-Marie McFadden | Nov. 17, 2016
We find ourselves at the frontier of data-management policy. Please continue reading for information about how YOU can help guide the National Institute of Health policies concerning practical, ethical and actionable management of federally funded published research, i.e. data.
By Dawn Hayward | Nov. 11, 2016
The Promoting Active Learning and Mentoring (PALM) Network Grant, sponsored by the American Society of Cell Biology and funded by the National Science Foundation, prepares fellows to become effective teachers and mentors to the next generation of scientists.
The Lasker Foundation will host a discussion with Jeremy Nathans as part of the Lasker Lessons in Leadership series at 9 a.m. Nov. 9. The series provides career and leadership advice to young and aspiring scientists.