The Harvard Museums of Science & Culture (HMSC) are now open for free in-person visitation for Harvard students, faculty, and staff with a valid Harvard ID. Guests of Harvard ID holders are not permitted at this time. Check the HMSC website for all four museums' visitation hours and sign up for the museums’ eNews to … Continue reading "Harvard Museums of Science & Culture Now Open to Harvard Students, Faculty, and Staff with Valid Harvard ID (Ongoing Event)"
Up to 10 grants, $50K on the five senses. This funding opportunity will support investigations on any aspect of human sensory systems, or systems-enabling sensory perception, in human health or disease. Proposals on both traditional sensory systems – sight, sound, smell, taste and touch – which gather, organize, and integrate external stimuli, as well as … Continue reading "Pilot funding- Five Senses: Input & Response"
Community engagement in research creates trust between academic researchers and communities and, ultimately, improves community health. To bolster this partnership, Harvard Catalyst has created Community-Engaged Research, an online course designed for both researchers and community members running October 13-December 17. This course will help researchers like you build trusting relationships with the community while preparing … Continue reading "Online Course: Community-Engaged Research"
As the COVID-19 pandemic nears the end of its second year, health systems worldwide continue to experience unprecedented strain, highlighting the need for solutions that make health care more effective, accessible, and affordable. Especially in the Asia Pacific, countries that experienced early success in pandemic management in 2020 now face new conditions that confound their exit strategies to a post-pandemic world. … Continue reading "Vaccination and beyond: Lessons for ending the pandemic from the Asia-Pacific region, Europe, and the U.S."
On behalf of the Cancer Center at BIDMC, we invite you to join us for the 14th Annual BIDMC Cancer Center Symposium. The symposium will provide updates and presentations from … Continue reading "BIDMC Cancer Center Symposium"
Join us for a virtual interactive workshop on Universal Design for Learning (UDL) open to all faculty and teaching staff across Harvard University to explore how to engage diverse learners including English Language Learners (ELLs) and Students with Disabilities (SWD). UDL provides a framework to make learning accessible for all types of learners through multiple … Continue reading "Universal Design for Learning (UDL) Inclusive Teaching Workshop"
Open Access Week 2021 Keynote Preprint servers bioRxiv & medRxiv have experienced unprecedented growth and attention during these past 18 months as they have contributed to the scientific community's collaborative response to the present international health crisis. The frequent reports in mass-media outlets alone, after January 2020, demonstrate that bioRxiv and medRxiv are becoming recognized … Continue reading "bioRxiv & medRxiv; Communicating at the Speed of Science"
Climate change is an intensely polarizing issue. It doesn’t have to be. In the lead-up to the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP26), a representative sample of 962 Americans gathered … Continue reading "Solutions for our planet: In search of common ground on climate and energy policy"
Join us for a Harvard Library Open Access Month Webinar! Already a protocols.io user? Sign up for this webinar if you want to learn more about the advanced features and functionality offered in protocols.io. This workshop will cover the following features: Using the editor (templates, lab/computational components, smart component, import of existing protocols, sections, attachments, … Continue reading "Webinar: Tips and Tricks for protocols.io Power Users"