Past Events

Tue, Nov 23 2021
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The 2021 NIH Virtual Community College Day will be held on Tuesday, November 23rd - 10:00 am - 4:30 pm. This year's program will highlight biomedical careers, a science talk on "COVID Vaccine: Debunking the Myths", and a 10 year celebration of the NIH Community College Summer Enrichment Program. There will be a faculty breakout session on “The Virtual Teaching Experience: Innovations, Strategies and Lessons Learned”

Please REGISTER by November 1st.

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Fri, Nov 19 2021

InnovATE BIO is hosting a series of virtual regional community meetings for InnovATE BIO Biotechnology Program Directors with the goal of further sharing the work of InnovATE BIO and providing a space for networking and conversation within the InnovATE BIO community. Programs have been assigned to meeting dates based on geographic region.

States & Territories attending this meeting: Arizona, Colorado, Kansas, Nebraska, Oklahoma, Texas, Utah

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Thu, Nov 11 2021 to Sun, Nov 14 2021
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Program Agenda:

The preliminary program for the 2021 Conference is now available here !

Registration Registration Deadlines

Early-bird Registration Ends on July 31, 2021

Advance Registration Ends on November 5, 2021

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Wed, Nov 10 2021
Developing the Regenerative Medicine Workforce

The Regenerative Medicine Development Organization and STEM CELLS Translational Medicin e are sponsoring a free webinar, Developing the Regenerative Medicine Workforce , Wednesday, November 10, from 11:30 am - 1:00 pm EST.

Join the discussion as key leaders in the field discuss the skill needs and gaps in regenerative medicine and their implications for practice and policy.

Topics we'll discuss :

Common employability skills and core bioscience skills Survey of technical skill needs for regenerative ... Read more
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Fri, Nov 5 2021

Part 3 in a 3 part series where InnovATEBio and Bio-Rad partner to bring together experts in the cutting-edge applications of PCR. Interested in teaching advanced PCR techniques? Betsy Boedecker, Linnea Fletcher, and Leigh Brown will discuss the pedagogical benefits, challenges, and tactics related to teaching advanced PCR topics like ddPCR and qPCR to students. Questions from webinar participants will also be addressed.

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Fri, Nov 5 2021

Data Science, Artificial Intelligence (AI), and Machine Learning are expected to play a critical role in many areas of biomanufacturing. However, this transition will present unique challenges for developing and training the future biomanufacturing workforce.

Please join the National Academies for a virtual meeting of experts on Friday, November 5, 2021 from 11am-4pm ET to discuss AI, machine learning, and data science as they apply to the future of biomanufacturing. Speakers from industry, government, and academia will focus on potential changes to education and training ... Read more

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Fri, Oct 29 2021

Part 2 in a 3 part series where InnovATEBio and Bio-Rad partner to bring together experts in the cutting-edge applications of PCR. Liz Dreskin will provide a deep dive into the technology, theory, and applications of qPCR and related techniques, such as reverse transcription qPCR. Evan Bursey will then describe what goes into the establishment of production and quality control test procedures for qPCR products, as well as the statistical principles involved in test development. Steven Okino will describe how his team designs and develops qPCR-based assays for the detection of SARS-CoV-2 ... Read more

Mon, Oct 18 2021

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Center for Humanities and the History of Modern Biology at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory presents:

What can we learn from the life stories of eminent women scientists? Learn about the lives of Elizabeth Blackburn, Jennifer Doudna, and Dorothy Crowfoot Hodgkin.

October 18, 2021
12:00 PM EST / 9:00 AM PST / 5:00 PM BST

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Mon, Oct 18 2021 to Fri, Oct 22 2021

Registration is now open for the 2021 ATE Principal Investigators’ Conference, “ Broadening Impact Through Innovation,” October 18-22, hosted by the American Association of Community Colleges (AACC) in partnership with the National Science Foundation (NSF). This year’s conference will be held as a virtual event with only an online participation option. The conference will kick-off virtually on Monday, October 18 and run through October 22, 2021.

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Fri, Oct 15 2021

Part 1 in a 3 part series where InnovATEBio and Bio-Rad partner to bring together experts in the cutting-edge applications of PCR. In this webinar, Liz Dreskin will provide an overview of the theory, technology, and applications of conventional PCR, real-time quantitative PCR (qPCR), reverse transcription qPCR, isothermal PCR, and take a deep dive into droplet digital PCR (ddPCR). Then, Josh Steele will describe how his laboratory at the Southern California Coastal Water Research Project uses ddPCR to track SARS-CoV-2 in wastewater to quantify infection rates and identify new emerging ... Read more