Events

  • NIH SciEd 2020 Conference Canceled
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    The NIH SciEd 2020 Conference, scheduled for May 26-29,  is canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Louisa Stark and Dina Drits-Esser, SciEd 2020 Conference Co-Chairs, express their appreciation to members of the Organizing Committee for all of their work in planning for the conference and organizing sessions. All submissions and proposals for breakout sessions and roundtable discussions […]

  • PBS Learning Media Visit the National Institutes of Health
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    On Thursday January 30th, PBS Learning Media production managers from around the country visited the National Library of Medicine. The visit included presentations on NIGMS- and SEPA-related programs and initiatives, such as the SEPA-funded PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Lab (SRL). Jon R. Lorsch, PhD, Director of the National Institute of General Medical Sciences, and Tony […]

  • NIH SciEd Conference: May 26 – May 25, 2020
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    NIH SciEd 2020 Conference Canceled. The NIH SciEd 2020 Conference, scheduled for May 26-29,  is canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Louisa Stark and Dina Drits-Esser, SciEd 2020 Conference Co-Chairs, express their appreciation to members of the Organizing Committee for all of their work in planning for the conference and organizing sessions. All submissions and proposals for […]

  • NIH SBIR & STTR Funding for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Interactive Digital Media (IDM) Resources The National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS) at the NIH provides Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) funding for the development of IDM-based science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) resources for students, […]

  • The Serious Play Conference is a leadership conference for both those who create serious games/simulations and those who implement game-based learning programs. Sponsored in part by The National Institutes of Health (NIH), both conferences will feature a wide variety of interactive exhibits, presentations and training opportunities. Visit the following links for detailed conference agendas. Serious […]

  • LEAH Knox Scholars Kick-Off: June 20th 6:00-8:00 PM
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    We are beginning another summer with a new class of LEAH Knox Scholars! The LEAH Knox Scholars Kick-Off for our 2019 youth will take place at the MIT Biology Building from 6:00-8:00 pm. If you would like to attend, please RSVP at the link below: RSVP Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/leah-knox-scholars-kick-off-tickets-61449394794

  • The NIH Intramural Research Program’s OHSRP Education Series presents, “Exemptions from IRB Review and the Revised Common Rule: What Has Changed and What Has Stayed the Same?,” on Thursday, June 13, 2019, 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. EDT in Lipsett Auditorium. VideoCast Link https://videocast.nih.gov/ The presentation will cover 1) the meaning of concept “exempt human […]

  • SEPA Overview and Grant Application Process Webinar
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    NIH R25 Funding for P-12 Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Resource Development NIH Science Education Partnership Award (SEPA) program, supports pre-K to grade 12 (P-12) STEM, informal science education and science center/museum projects.  The next grant proposal receipt date to solicitation SEPA PAR-17-339 are due by 5:00 p.m. local time Tuesday, July 9, 2019. […]

  • NIGMS Director’s Early Career Investigator Lecture: April 10, 2019
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    Melissa A. Wilson, Ph.D.

    For decades, scientists have sought to understand genomic differences between men and women by studying the sex chromosomes (X and Y). In general, women carry two X chromosomes, and men have one X and one Y. But the story is much more complicated. For example, about a million people in the United States have an […]

  • National DNA Day, celebrated annually on April 25, commemorates the completion of the Human Genome Project in 2003 and the discovery of the double helix of DNA in 1953. On February 21, 1:00-2:00 pm U.S. Eastern Time, join ASHG and the wider community to learn how you can participate on DNA Day by sharing what […]