Biophysical Society Bulletin | March 2018

March 2018

T H E N E W S L E T T E R O F T H E B I O P H Y S I C A L S O C I E T Y

March 12–16, 2018

Join the Celebration! Biophysics Week, March 12–16, 2018, is an international celebration of the field and an opportunity to share the significant contributions biophysics has made to science with the general public, policy makers, students, and scientists in related fields. Here is what the society has planned:

BiophysicsWeek Partners

Inside Biophysics Week

Monday, March 12 • Biophysics at NIH—Lab Tour for Congressional Staff • Communicating Science 3 Ways Seminar, Part 1 Tuesday, March 13 • Networking and Personal Branding: Two Keys to Success Webinar Wednesday, March 14 • Communicating Science 3 Ways Seminar, Part 2

Thursday, March 15 • The Science of Unconscious Bias Video Seminar • Liquid-Liquid Phase Separation: Interactions, Functions and Disease Webinar Friday, March 16 • Communicating Science 3 Ways Seminar, Part 3, and a Twitter Chat • Capitol Hill Briefing: Seeing Inside Human Cells with New Imaging Technology

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Society Awards

Biophysicist in Profile

Public Affairs Publications

Funding Your Science Grants and Opportunities

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Communities Member Corner

Nominations for 2019 Society Awards Through its awards program, the Biophysical Society honors its members and recog- nizes excellence in biophysics. The Society offers awards in ten different categories. Nominations for the awards are solicited and evaluated by the Biophysical Society Awards Committee. Nominations are now being accepted for 2019 awardees through May 1, 2018. All awards will be presented at the 2019 Biophysical Society Annual Meeting in Baltimore, Maryland. For information and to submit a nomination, visit www.biophysics.org/awards. On the website you will find over 50 additional Biophysics Week events taking place around the world. Be sure to visit the Biophysics Week website for daily trivia ques- tions, new profiles of biophysicists, #mybiophysics video clips, and lesson plans. Let us know how you are celebrating—#BiophysicsWeek!

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