Bench-to-Bedside: How Basic and Clinical Scientists can work to improve drug safety and efficacy

Here is your daily, non-COVID, non-US election, non-massive world ending disaster post for the day. It's nice to get something like this these days. If you look at the common pathway of drug development, you will notice something like this: Pre-clinical -> Phase I -> Phase II -> Phase II -> Phase IV. Without going [...]

PISA Registration is OPEN!

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Why STEM Needs to Focus on Social Justice

by Daniel Block Original source Millard McElwee was 12 years old when Hurricane Katrina slammed into Louisiana. Having evacuated to the relative safety of Shreveport before the storm hit, McElwee at first didn’t realize the enormity of the catastrophe. But as his family drove back to their suburban New Orleans home, the carnage was unmistakable. Trees [...]

Promote Yourself and Your Science on Social Media Free Session!

Want to try a tweet? Click the twitter button below and insert your information where there are (parenthesis) Hi, I’m (insert name) and I’m a (insert role) at (tag institute or work) doing (insert your field of research) I'm attending the @ASIPath Social Media Workshop for Scientists #ASIPSocial #ASIPVirtual Want to come? Register here: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJMsfuqhqjgrHtSGPjO6VZyjBK8EKeJioyt4Tweet [...]

Academic careers are more than just tenure-track

When we hear a career in academia, we typically default to a tenure-track faculty position and the pre-requisite steps taken to get there (postdoc, research assistant professor, assistant professor, etc). However, have you considered academic careers that don't involve this path? This great blog post discusses different opportunities in this sector, and ideas for exploring [...]