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On Monday, March 26, 2018, join the Committee on Women in Science, Engineering and Medicine, for a conversation exploring the intersection of international and women's issues in STEM fields. This meeting will feature a keynote talk from Dr. Rita Colwell, a panel discussion and conversation with the audience, and a reception to follow. More info.
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On February 13, 2018, Saint Mary's University in Halifax hosted a screening of the documentary, "Science in Exile," which highlights the struggles faced by displaced scientists attempting to relocate and continue their work. The screening was followed by a panel featuring Patricia Evers of the Committee on Human Rights. Learn more.
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GUIRR's International Research Collaborations Working Group will host a workshop on the changing opportunities and risks of data management and use across disciplinary domains in international research agreements on March 14-16, 2018 in Washington, DC. Workshop attendance is by invitation. REGISTER
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On Friday, March 23rd, the Government-University-Industry Research Roundtable (GUIRR) will host "Update from the Office of Research on Women's Health," a webinar with Dr. Janine Clayton, Director of the Office of Research on Women's Health, to discuss the work of the office and the NIH Strategic Plan for Women's Health Research.
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International Pathways for Women in STEM: A Women's History Month Celebration
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CHR Represented at "Science in Exile" Film Screening and Panel Discussion
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Data Matters: Ethics, Data, and International Research Collaboration in a Changing World
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Update from the Office of Research on Women's Health
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topic arrow Building Capacity Abroadtopic arrow Strengthening American Innovation
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Growth of Computer Science Undergraduate Enrollments
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Securing Advanced Manufacturing in the U.S.

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Dual Use Research of Concern in the Life Sciences

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An Assessment of ARPA-E
U.S.-Iran Engagement in Science, Engineering, and Health
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Here at the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, we promote the use of science, engineering, and medicine to enhance the security and well-being of people throughout the world and to ease disparities in human welfare. To accomplish this, we cooperate with partner organizations and scientific communities internationally. We also work to increase the capacity of both individual national academies and regional and global networks of academies to provide evidence-based advice to their governments, policy makers, and the public, thus strengthening and shaping policy and programs worldwide. To learn more, visit our International Activities website...