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Explore the most recent news about AIBS's initiatives, programs, resources, and events.

Bullet events · May 16, 2020

2020 AIBS Council Meeting

Registration is now open for the 2020 AIBS Council Meeting. In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, AIBS has determined that the appropriate course of action is to move the 2020 AIBS Council Meeting to an online meeting.

Bullet events, policy · Mar 18, 2020

AIBS Congressional Visits Day

Meet with your members of Congress to help them understand the important role the federal government plays in supporting the biological sciences. Advocate for federal investments in biological sciences research supported by the National Science Foundation and other federal agencies.

Bullet events, workshops · Mar 10, 2020

Writing for Impact and Influence

AIBS offers this professional development program designed to help scientists, including graduate students, hone their written communication skills to increase the impact and influence of their message.
Bullet events, policy · Dec 11, 2019

Biological Sciences Congressional District Visits

Each year, the American Institute of Biological Sciences (AIBS) organizes an opportunity for scientists to inform the nation’s science policy. The Biological Sciences Congressional District Visits event enables scientists to meet with their federal or state elected officials in their home state – not in Washington, DC – and allows policymakers to learn first-hand about the science and research facilities in their district.