Stefano Bertuzzi

Dr. Stefano Bertuzzi is the Executive Director of the American Society for Cell Biology. In this position he is responsible, with the ASCB Board, for strategic planning and all operations at the Society to serve the needs of its ~9,000 members and to promote the field of cellular biology and basic science. Email:

Mind the Gap—The Scary Gulf Between Scientists and the Public

February 17, 2015

Last week I wrote about the unnecessary measles anti-vax crisis and the failure of science communication. I’d like to return…

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Women’s Unequal Share of Family Care is the Unmentionable Elephant in Unequal Science Careers

June 3, 2013

The nefarious impact of biomedical research budget cuts on the next generation of scientists has become a familiar theme of…

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The Challenge and the Power of Diversity — Part I

February 19, 2012

The Minorities Affairs Committee (MAC) carries on the ASCB mission of fostering diversity: A well-attended graduate and undergrad MAC session…

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