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2017 Election Results

Congratulations to newly elected Council members Dr. Edward T. Morgan, Dr. Margaret E. Gnegy, and Dr. Alan V. Smrcka.

ASPET NewsBrief — February 8, 2017

Important EB deadlines, voting reminder, science policy news, and more.

FASEB Excellence in Science Award

FASEB seeks nominations for its 2018 Excellence in Science Award. The award  recognizes outstanding achievement by women in biological science who have accomplished scientific work of lasting impact and have contributed substantially to training the next generation of scientists.

2018 Symposium Proposal Submission

ASPET is seeking proposals for symposia to be presented at the ASPET Annual Meeting at Experimental Biology 2018 in San Diego, California, April 21-25, 2018.

Botanical Dietary Supplements From the Perspective of a Researcher

An interview with Dr. Atieh Hajirahimkhan, a Post-doctoral Research Associate in Dr. Judy Bolton’s laboratory in the Department of Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmacognosy at the University of Illinois. 

Congratulations to the 2017 ASPET Scientific Achievement Award Winners

Read more about this year’s award winners and their achievements.

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February 17, 2017: ASPET Government Affairs and Science Policy Update

More Cabinet confirmations; FY17 drumbeat continues; Appropriators consider FY18 spending priorities; POTUS “skinny budget” expected in March.

ASPET Joins 260 Research Organizations in Letter to New Administration and Congressional Leadership Urging Completion of FY 2017 Spending Package

ASPET has joined 260 patient, medical, scientific, academic, and research organizations in signing a letter to President Trump and Congressional leadership.

February 3, 2017: ASPET Government Affairs and Science Policy Update

Congress still discussing process for completing 2017 spending bills; Senate Appropriations panel finalizes rosters; Trump Cabinet nominees considered by Committees with research funding discusse

ASPET Joins 164 Leading Scientific Groups in AAAS Letter Addressing Immigration Executive Order

ASPET joined the nation’s leading scientific, engineering and academic organizations in a letter calling on President Donald Trump to rescind the executive order on immigration and visas issued on January 27.

ASPET Statement on Executive Order Addresses Implications for Members, Biomedical Research Community

ASPET has responded to the executive order with a statement asserting the concerns and the negative implications this policy will have on the biomedical research community.

ASPET Urges Congressional Leadership to Pass 2017 Spending Package Without Delay

ASPET recently submitted a letter to President Donald Trump, as well as majority and minority leadership in both chambers, urging the passage of a final fiscal year (FY) 2017 spending package.

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