Events

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    Celebrate National DNA Day!

    The National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) will launch the National DNA Day Reddit “Ask Me Anything” (AMA) Series on Friday, April 20, 2018, continuing each week day until Friday, April 27, 2018, from 1:00–3:00 pm EST. Don’t miss the special event, the National DNA Day Lecture, given this year by Olivier Noel, M.D., Ph.D (details […]

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    What Are the LEAH Knox Scholars Up To?

    Upcoming Events On April 26th, the LEAH Knox Scholars will gather at the Tufts Medical Center as part of a Meet the Scientists Series to meet with Libby Hohmann, MD, infectious disease specialist and physician director of the Partners Human Research Committees at Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston. In addition to hearing Dr. Hohmann speak about […]

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    Surprising Results Revealed… “When are we going to use this stuff in real life?” That’s a common refrain from students memorizing math and science from textbooks and worksheets. Berri Jacque, Ph.D., realized that when it comes to science, there’s one application that couldn’t be more relevant: our own bodies. Research and evaluations from “The Great […]

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    NIGMS Director’s Early Career Investigator Lecture: April 17, 2018

    Regeneration is one of the most tantalizing areas of biological research. How are some animals able to regrow body parts following injury? Why can’t humans do the same thing? Can scientists learn the secrets that imbue certain animals with this amazing ability? Could that knowledge someday be used to develop new therapies to help people […]

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    TEDx WVU — Presenter: Ann Chester, Ph.D.

    Kudos! to Ann Chester Ph.D., who participated in the launch of TEDx WVU in early March. Dr. Chester’s presentation, “Rekindling the American Dream in Students,” focused on the importance of providing a sense of community through educational programs for underprivileged youth. Dr. Chester is founder and director of Health Sciences and Technology Academy (HSTA), a […]

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    SciEd 2018 is right around the corner. This is your chance to interact with other SEPA PIs, sharing successes and great ideas. Registration has begun, so sign up early to attend and plan to showcase your work! For complete information about breakout sessions, poster guidelines, conference schedule, FAQs, lodging and venue, and contact information, please visit […]

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    USA Science Engineering Festival Expo: April 7 – 8, 2018

    Mark your calendars for the 5th annual USA Science & Engineering Festival Expo on April 7–8, 2018! Explore 3,000 hands-on exhibits from the world’s leading scientific and engineering societies, universities, government agencies, high-tech corporations and STEM organizations. The free two-day Expo is perfect for children, teens and families who want to inspire their curious minds. […]

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    7th Annual Serious Games & Virtual Environments Arcade & Showcase (#29123)

    This weekend (28-29 Jan) we’re attending the international meeting of the Society for Simulation in Healthcare in Orlando, FL. A version of iNeuron tailored to post secondary education was accepted for showcase at their Serious Games Arcade. It is an advanced prototype for teaching college level human neuroanatomy. 7th Annual Serious Games & Virtual Environments […]

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    Cell Day 2016: Students Ask Questions About Cells

    Cell Day 2016 Students Ask NIGMS Scientists Questions About Cells. Thursday, November 3, 2016, 10:00am – 3:00pm EDT As part of its commitment to encouraging future generations of scientists, NIGMS will host an interactive web chat about the cell and careers in research for middle and high school students. For more information about Cell Day, […]

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    NIH SciEd 2016: May 9th – May 12th, 2016

    NIH SciEd 2016 May 9th – May 12th, 2016 Rockville, Maryland http://www.scied.info/