June 2017 Newsletter

In Memoriam: Nancy L.R. Bucher, 104, pioneer of growth control and catalytic member of ASCB

June 6, 2017
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Nancy Bucher, who died in February, was one of the first women to receive an MD degree from the Johns…

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The Next Five Years for ASCB

June 6, 2017
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I have now had the pleasure of leading ASCB for a year. I have had the good fortune of getting…

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In Memoriam: Emma Shelton, 96, cell biologist and ASCB’s first executive director

June 5, 2017
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Emma Shelton, research biologist and first executive director of the ASCB, passed away March 29, 2017, at her home in…

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ASCB-Gibco Emerging Leader Prize Essay – June 2017

June 2, 2017
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In fall 2016, ASCB awarded ASCB-Gibco Emerging Leader Prizes to three cell biology researchers. ASCB introduced the prizes to honor…

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Congress sets its own NIH budget, ignoring proposals from two administrations

June 1, 2017
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When the FY17 budget for the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH) was signed into law on May 5, 2017,…

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The Perfect Poster: Let your objective, message, and audience shape your presentation

June 1, 2017
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Meeting posters are key message boards for junior scientists to communicate not just their research findings and ideas, but also…

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How to tell your department chair you’re leaving

May 31, 2017
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Dear Labby, I was recently promoted to associate professor in an urban private medical school. After celebrating, I had to…

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