Tag Archives: STEM education

FASEB Responds to Requests for Information Regarding the Biomedical Research Workforce

On October 3, FASEB provided comments to two requests for input solicited by committees of the National Academies of Science, Engineering, and Medicine. In comments to the Committee on the Next Generation Researchers Initiative, FASEB offered feedback on recommendations intended to improve the “successful launch and sustainment of careers among the next generation of researchers… Read More »

FASEB president-elect speaks at congressional briefing on impact of CR

On November 29, Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB) President-Elect Thomas O. Baldwin, PhD, spoke at a Capitol Hill briefing organized by the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB). The event explored the impact that another “continuing resolution” (CR) would have on biomedical research. Dr. Baldwin acknowledged that it is critical… Read More »

NSF initiative aims to increase diversity in STEM

The October 13–14 meeting of the National Science Foundation (NSF) Committee on Equal Opportunity in Science and Engineering revealed details about a new program aimed at broadening the participation of underrepresented populations in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). The program, entitled Inclusion across the Nation of Learners of Underrepresented Discoverers in Science and Engineering (NSF… Read More »