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NEW REPORT

Improving the Postdoctoral Experience

Dec. 10 - A new report from the National Academy of Sciences, National Academy of Engineering, and Institute of Medicine urges significant reforms to improve the postdoctoral training system in the United States.

  • NEW REPORT

    Improving the Postdoctoral Experience

    Dec. 10 - A new report from the National Academy of Sciences, National Academy of Engineering, and Institute of Medicine urges significant reforms to improve the postdoctoral training system in the United States.

  • NEW BRIEF

    Ebola Workshop

    Nov. 14 - The Institute of Medicine and National Research Council today released a 10-page brief summarizing a workshop held earlier this month that explored current knowledge of Ebola and priority research areas.

  • NEW REPORT

    Social and Behavioral Information for Electronic Health Records

    Nov. 13 - A new report from Institute of Medicine identifies 12 measures of social and behavioral information that should be included in all electronic health records to provide better patient care, improve population health, and enable more informative research.

  • EVENT

    Uganda Meeting Marks Culmination
    of ASADI

    Nov. 10 - The 10th Annual Meeting of African Science Academies began today in Kampala, Uganda. The conference will focus on country ownership of Africa's post-2015 development agenda and marks the culmination of the African Science Academy Development Initiative. Read More

Engineering for You Video Contest

Engineering for You Video ContestThe National Academy of Engineering has kicked off its second Engineering for You Video Contest. Create a video that shows how engineering will create a more sustainable, healthy, secure and/or joyous world in the future. The Grand Prize video will win $25,000.

Commemorating International Human Rights Day

International Human Rights DayIn recognition of International Human Rights Day, the chair of the Committee on Human Rights of the NAS, NAE, and IOM issued a statement emphasizing the importance of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights to the work of scientists around the world. More information

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