The organization will announce the 30 members of its first class of fellows Tuesday at the society's annual meeting, held in conjunction with the Experimental Biology conference.
The National Academy of Sciences announced today that Balazs is among its 120 newly elected members, recognizing distinguished and continuing achievements in original research.
Weill Cornell Medicine physician-scientist Dr. David Lyden, whose research has led to groundbreaking discoveries about how cancer spreads, has been elected into the esteemed Association of American Physicians. Dr. Lyden, the Stavros S. Niarchos Professor in Pediatric Cardiology and a member of the Gale and Ira Drukier Institute for Children's Health at Weill Cornell Medicine, joins six dozen other distinguished physician-scientists from the United States, Canada and other countries as a 2021 association inductee.
The American Geriatrics Society (AGS) and the AGS Health in Aging Foundation today conferred one of their newest honors on Megan Huisingh-Scheetz, MD, MPH, a geriatrician and epidemiologist with a unique commitment to leveraging new technology to improve the care of frail older adults.
Oncotarget has been selected for the 2021 Best of Orchard Park Award in the Publisher category by the Orchard Park Award Program.
The Open Research Challenge 2020, organised by Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU), invited young researchers from around the world to submit innovative and creative ideas to remove incorrect and outdated entries in the largest database used in the field of paleontology. The winning submission, code developed by a paleontologist from Bristol in the UK, offers a solution for cleaning paleontological data.
Amro M. Farid, associate professor of engineering at Dartmouth and research affiliate in the department of mechanical engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), has been named a 2021 Fulbright Future Scholar to Australia.
By invitation of the Royal Physiographical and Mendelian Societies in Lund (Sweden), Prof. Dr. Nils Stein from the IPK Leibniz Institute will today take part in a virtual symposium honouring recent breakthroughs in the sequencing of complex genomes. The head of the Genomics of Genetic Resources research group will be honoured for his successful research in the field of cereal genomics.
Judith Kroll, Distinguished Professor of language science at the University of California, Irvine, has been elected a fellow by the American Academy of Arts & Sciences. The 241st class of inductees includes more than 250 extraordinary people across America and around the world who help solve the world's most urgent challenges, create meaning through art, and contribute to the common good from every field, discipline and profession.
University of Maryland (UMD) was named one of ten winners worldwide for their stunning self-sustaining eco-restoration base, Ripple. As winners of the LAGI International Design Challenge, the team will build Ripple this summer on the Fly Ranch in the Nevada desert, part of the Burning Man Project. Ripple will be a flexible space to regenerate native plant diversity and ecological wisdom, paying equal homage to the land and the indigenous tribes who once lived there.