Navigation Links
NAS annual meeting, April 25-28
Date:3/19/2009

From April 25 to 28, the U.S. National Academy of Sciences will hold its 146th annual meeting, at which new Academy members will be elected. Election results will be available online at noon EDT on April 28 at http://national-academies.org. Reporters can register in advance to receive the list of new members via e-mail. Various public sessions will be held in the auditorium of the National Academy of Sciences building, 2100 C St., N.W., Washington, D.C.

PUBLIC EVENTS:

APRIL 25, 8 P.M. TO 9 P.M. Induction ceremony and signing of the "Registry of Membership" for members elected in 2008. A reception will follow from 9 p.m. to 10 p.m.

APRIL 26, 2 P.M. TO 3:30 P.M. Awards Ceremony

Recipients of 2009 NAS awards will be honored, including Neal Lane, the Malcolm Gillis University Professor and senior fellow of the James A. Baker III Institute for Public Policy at Rice University, who will receive the Academy's most prestigious award, the Public Welfare Medal. For the list of award recipients, visit http://www8.nationalacademies.org/onpinews/newsitem.aspx?RecordID=01282009

APRIL 27, 8:30 A.M. TO 9:15 A.M. Annual Address by NAS President

NAS President Ralph J. Cicerone will address the members. His speech will be audio webcast at http://national-academies.org.

APRIL 27, 3 P.M. TO 5:30 P.M. Symposium on Developments in Evolutionary Biology

This symposium will explore advances in molecular biology, developmental genetics, and evolutionary theory that have led to discoveries far beyond anything that Charles Darwin could have imagined.


'/>"/>

Contact: Maureen OLeary
news@nas.edu
202-334-2138
National Academy of Sciences
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1

Related biology news :

1. Planetary geoscience, paleontology, and more at GSA Annual Meeting in Denver next month
2. CIC Again Named to Software Magazines Annual Prestigious Software 500 List
3. Colony collapse disorder symposium added to ESA Annual Meeting
4. Food and environmental sustainability focus of ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meetings
5. Canadian Society of Exercise Physiology Annual Scientific Conference
6. Fourth Annual International Conference on Cell Therapy for Cardiovascular Diseases
7. New studies on schizophrenia, depression, trauma and autism highlight annual meeting
8. Oceanographer Dennis J. McGillicuddy, Jr. receives 34th annual Rosenstiel Award
9. Cell biologists announce child-care grants for scientist-parents at annual meeting
10. 5th annual Keys bonefish population census results announced
11. 5th Annual World Health Care Congress April 21-23, Washington, D.C.
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/9/2016)... AWRE ), a leading supplier of biometrics software and services, ... December 31, 2015.  --> --> ... an increase of 61% compared to $4.3 million in the same ... was $2.6 million compared to $0.2 million in the fourth quarter ... Higher revenue and operating income in the fourth quarter of this ...
(Date:2/5/2016)... Feb. 5, 2016 ... the "Global Facial Recognition Market 2016-2020" ... http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/5kvw8m/global_facial ) has announced the addition ... 2016-2020" report to their offering. ... ) has announced the addition of the ...
(Date:2/3/2016)... , February 3, 2016 ... new market research report "Automated Fingerprint Identification System Market ... Latent Search), Application (Banking & Finance, Government, Healthcare, and ... by MarketsandMarkets, the market is expected to be worth ... of 21.0% between 2015 and 2020. The transformation and ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):
(Date:2/10/2016)... , Febr. 10, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - BioAmber Inc. (NYSE: ... to announce that Mitsui & Co. Ltd., its partner ... acid plant, is investing an additional CDN$25 million in ... its stake from 30% to 40%.  Mitsui will also ... acid produced in Sarnia , providing ...
(Date:2/10/2016)... , Feb.10, 2016 ASAE is introducing a ... Management Companies (AMC) the option of joining or renewing ... fee determined by staff size, every employee in any ... ASAE and reap all available member benefits.   ... new organizational membership options will allow organizations of any ...
(Date:2/10/2016)... 2016  Matchbook, Inc., a company specializing in ... companies, announced today the appointment of Jim ... brings nearly 25 years of experience in supply ... nearly two decades in executive level roles as ... Genzyme and, most recently headed global logistics and ...
(Date:2/10/2016)... ... February 10, 2016 , ... SonaCare Medical, LLC reports ... program, Sonalinkā„¢ remote monitoring. The inaugural launch of this new technology occurred over ... Dr. Samuel Peretsman to a HIFU technical expert at SonaCare Medical headquarters. ...
Breaking Biology Technology: