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Capitol Hill Life Science Fair
October 2018 Newsletter

For the first time in memory, live scientific research came to Capitol Hill in the form of the 2018 Life Science Fair and Reception held on July 18, 2018. The fair, organized by the Coalition  … Read more

Women in Cell Biology Events and Awards at 2018 ASCB|EMBO Meeting
October 2018 NewsletterWICB Columns

We all constantly negotiate with our colleagues, our bosses, our grad students, and with our partners and other family members. WICB is presenting two activities at the ASCB|EMBO Meeting in December that offer insights on  … Read more

Barbara Meyer
Geneticist Barbara Meyer Honored with 2018 E.B. Wilson Medal
October 2018 Newsletter

ASCB’s highest scientific honor—the E.B. Wilson Medal—goes to Barbara Meyer for 2018. The award recognizes cell biologists who have made far-reaching contributions throughout their lifetime. Meyer is a professor of genetics, genomics, and development at  … Read more

Symposia Highlights: Nuclear Organization, Neuronal Cell Biology, Quality Control
October 2018 Newsletter

Symposia are among the most popular components of ASCB’s annual meetings. For the 2018 ASCB|EMBO Meeting in San Diego, experts from a plethora of cell science disciplines will host eight symposia over four days on  … Read more

Great Science and Perfect Weather at the 2018 ASCB|EMBO Meeting
October 2018 NewsletterPresident’s Columns

This year will mark the second joint ASCB|EMBO meeting and the 58th annual ASCB meeting, which is being held in my new hometown, beautiful, sunny San Diego, CA! The beaches and weather are as perfect  … Read more

Ahna Skop Chosen Inaugural Recipient of ASCB Prize In Inclusivity
October 2018 Newsletter

Ahna R. Skop, professor of Genetics at the University of Wisconsin, Madison (UW-Madison), has been chosen as the inaugural recipient of the ASCB Prize for Excellence in Inclusivity. Skop will receive a cash award of  … Read more

Big Presentation in Historic Location

The location of the meeting was in an out-of-the-way private office at the end of corridors not on the public tours of the Capitol. In fact, the Senate staff member serving as escort had never  … Read more