Biophysical Society Bulletin | March 2019

March 2019

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

Celebrate BiophysicsWeek 2019! Mark your calendars and plan to participate in Biophysics Week, March 25–29, 2019. Biophysics Week 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. Below you will find a calendar of special events organized by the Society during this unique week dedicated to you and the field of biophysics. Monday, March 25 Biophysics Week Kickoff Event at Johns Hopkins University Tuesday, March 26 Capitol Hill Briefing: The Cryo-EM Thursday, March 28 Johns Hopkins University Student Poster Night at Baltimore City Hall State Advocacy Days

BiophysicsWeek Partners

Friday, March 29

Revolution presented by Eva Nogales Sponsors: American Society for Cell Biology, JEOL.USA, the Lawrence Berkley National Lab, and Thermo-Fisher Scientific Supported by: The University of California, Berkeley Wednesday, March 27 Webinar: High Throughput Single-Molecule Technologies with TJ Ha , Ilya Finkelstein , and Xiaowei Zhuang .

Webinar: Cover Letters Are Annoying, but Here’s How You Write Them Webinar with Alaina G. Levine Video Release: Nurturing a More Inclu- sive STEM Enterprise by Understanding Our Biases

Inside Biophysicist in Profile

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Public Affairs From the Blog

There are also new resources available each day: Cell Picture Show, Take 5 for Science Policy videos, Using Your PhD in Non-Academic Careers videos Visit our Biophysics Week website to find Biophysics Week Affiliate events taking place around the world, plus additional information and resources, including profiles of biophysicists and lesson plans. www.biophysics.org/BiophysicsWeek Let us know how you are celebrating—#BiophysicsWeek!

Grants and Opportunities

Publications

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Career Development

Communities 11 Member Corner & Important Dates 13 Student Spotlight 13 Obituary 14 Upcoming Events 16

The Biophysical Society is accepting nominations for the 2020 Society Awards. Know someone who has made a great contribution to

The nomination deadline for all Society Awards is May 1, 2019. Society Awards will be presented at the 64th Annual Meeting in San Diego, California, February 15–19, 2020.

biophysics? Consider nominating them for a Society Award! To submit a nomination, and to review the full list of awards, eligibility requirements, and required materials, visit: https:/www. biophysics.org/awards-funding/society-awards

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