CALLING ALL SCIENTISTS TO SERVE…..JOIN THE NMAS BOARD
The Academy has board openings for President-Elect, Vice President, and Director at Large on the November ballot for 2021. Submit a short (one-page ) resume and a paragraph expressing your interest in serving the Academy ‘s goal of supporting science and science education across New Mexico. There are also several appointed chairmanships that may be of interest including: Albuquerque region Junior Academy of Science Director; On-Line Community Relations via email blasts; National Youth Science Camp Director for High School Seniors; and Liaisons to all levels of formal and informal education, business, industry and professional entities. The board welcomes you and invites you to apply in any capacity to advance the interests of science and science education. View our website for information about past programs: www.nmas.org. Send all inquiries and submissions about board positions to: firstname.lastname@example.org
NMAS Outstanding Contributions to Science in New Mexico Award
NMAS will present this award for the first time since 2013, to Angela Wandinger-Ness, Ph.D. She is the Victor and Ruby Hansen Surface Endowed Professor in Cancer Cell Biology and Clinical Translation Department of Pathology University of New Mexico.
The presentation will occur at the NMAS 2020 virtual annual meeting on Zoom co-sponsored by EPSCoR UNM. November 9-13 2020.
NMAS Annual Meeting Joint with NM Research Symposium
Virtual Annual Meeting 2020 Nov. 9-13 via Zoom
General Attendee Information
Keynote by Dr. Bette Tina Marie Korber (Mutations of SARS-CoV-2)
NMAS will Co-Sponsor the meeting with EPSCoR UNM during its NM Research Symposium. Register using the links at the end of this email. The keynote speaker for the virtual meeting is Dr. Bette Tina Marie Korber of Los Alamos National Laboratory. She will speak on her recent publication about the mutations on SARS-CoV-2.
The New Mexico Research Symposium is free and open to the public - Everyone is welcome to attend and we are looking for poster judges!
Call for Abstracts, Registration
- Register for the event by November 4, 2020 in order to participate
- The registration form includes a section to to sign-up as a poster judge
|*Abstract Submission Deadline: October 12th*
We invite interested students, faculty, and educators in all STEM fields to submit abstracts for poster presentations. Student abstracts will be given preference.
Benefits to submitting an abstract for presentation:
- PUBLICATION: Accepted poster presentation abstracts will be published in the 2020 New Mexico Journal of Science
- EXPERIENCE: Gain valuable conference presentation experience
- PRIZES: Student participants in the Poster Session will have a chance to win cash prizes in undergraduate and graduate categories