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Dr. Gabriella Gobbi wins the Graham Boeckh Foundation Sam Lal Award

Congratulations to Dr. Gabriella Gobbi on winning the seventh annual Dr. Samarthji Lal Award for Mental Health Research and wishes her continued success. Dr. Gobbi is a psychiatrist and neuroscientis [ ... ]


Giuseppe Cataldo, PhD, receives the “NASA’s Early Career Public Achievement Medal"

Congratulations to Giuseppe Cataldo, PhD, systems engineer for the James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) and @NASA's space technology development program receives the “NASA’s Early Career Public Achie [ ... ]


Intervista a Fabio Pacucci

Fabio Pacucci, astrofisico 29enne, dopo gli studi alla Normale di Pisa ha già fatto scoperte sensazionali sugli antenati dei "buchi neri". Ora da Yale continua la sua ricerca e in questa intervista s [ ... ]


Scomparsa del Prof. Francesco Turturro

E con stima e riconoscenza che la Fondazione ISSNAF esprime vicinanza alla famiglia Turturro per la prematura scomparsa del Prof. Francesco Turturro. Medico ematologo, specialista in linfomi, è sta [ ... ]


Quel Vaccino Ci Fa Bene - L'inchiesta di Grazia

Dopo che la trasmissione tv report ha sollevato dubbi sull'immunizzazione dal papilloma virus, il site mondo scientifico si è ribellato. Perché i vaccini non sono un'opinione: l'iniezione che proteg [ ... ]


Open position at università di foggia as associate professor in medicine

Open position at università di foggia as associate professor in medicine

University of Foggia is recruiting highly qualified professors for the faculty of medicine for a permanent position [ ... ]


Metti una sera al Consolato con i ricercatori di New York

  Metti una sera al Consolato con i ricercatori di New York 1bestpillsforhealth.com
L’evento è stato organizzato dal New York Chapter dell’ISSNAF, che il professor della NYU Riccardo  [ ... ]


Premio Aspen Institute Italia per la ricerca e la collaborazione scientifica tra Italia e Stati Uniti”

“Premio Aspen Institute Italia per la ricerca e la collaborazione scientifica tra Italia e Stati Uniti” è stato oggi pubblicato sulla homepage del sito web di Aspen Institute in Italia l’annun [ ... ]


DOE-INFN Summer Students Exchange Programme
 2017 Edition

DOE-INFN Summer Students Exchange Programme 2017 Edition

The US Department of Energy (DOE) and the Istituto Nazionale di Fisica Nucleare of Italy (INFN) announce the 2017 edition of the Summe [ ... ]


Sedotti e abbandonati. Lo Stato blocca i fondi ai ricercatori del Sud

Sedotti e abbandonati. Lo Stato blocca i fondi ai ricercatori del Sud
Le start up di “Social Innovation” senza soldi da oltre un anno. I vincitori del bando pieni di debiti. Il Miur: difficoltà bu [ ... ]


Internships
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ISSNAF - CNI:
Thanks to the generous support of Consiglio Nazionale degli Ingegneri, ISSNAF is offering 11 (eleven) internships in primary North American research facilities. The call is open to Italian Engineers born after January 1st, 1980 and enrolled in an Ordine Provinciale.

Application may ONLY be accepted through the online form
The application deadline has been postponed to October 31st, 2016 (23:59 CET)

To learn more about CNI click here
 
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ISSNAF - CNI:
Thanks to the generous support of Consiglio Nazionale degli Ingegneri, ISSNAF is offering 11 (eleven) internships in primary North American research facilities. The call is open to Italian Engineers born after January 1st, 1980 and enrolled in an Ordine Provinciale.

Application may ONLY be accepted through the online form
The application deadline has been postponed to August 22th, 2015 (23:59 CET)

For the call of applications click here
For the full list of host institutions, which is constantly updated click here
To learn more about CNI click here
 
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ISSNAF - ASI:
Thanks to the generous support of Agenzia Spaziale Italiana (ASI), ISSNAF is offering three summer internships in primary North American research facilities. 

The winners are:
Fabio Columbro
Niccolò Di Lalla
Saverio Cambioni

For the call click here
For the Application form click here
To learn more about ASI click here 
 
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ISSNAF - ASI:
Si avvisano gli studenti iscritti ai Corsi di Laurea Magistrale in Fisica, Astrofisica o Ingegneria presso un’Università italiana, che la Fondazione ISSNAF - Italian Scientists and Scholars of North America Foundation, e la CAIF – Cultural Association of Italiana at Fermilab, hanno istituito, grazie alla sponsorizzazione dell’Agenzia Spaziale Italiana (ASI), tre (3) borse estive di apprendistato della durata di circa nove settimane negli Stati Uniti, nell’ambito delle scienze e delle tecnologie aerospaziali. 


Leggi il testo completo del bando
I formulari per presentare la domanda di partecipazione sono scaricabili cliccando qui

Le domande di partecipazione e le lettere di referenza vanno inviate entro e non oltre il 30 aprile 2015 a: BorseASI@issnaf.org 

 
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ISSNAF - ASI:
The 2014 Internship Program also this year succesfully came to the end. Here you can find the final reports produced by Michela Negro and Federico Patota:
 
To read the final report by Federico Patotapdfclick here2.39 MB
To read the final report by Michela Negro, pdfclick here91.36 KB
To read the final presentation with the final results by Michela Negro, pdfclick here443.53 KB
 

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ISSNAF - Fondazione Marche:
ISSNAF and Fondazione Marche are honored to announce the winners of the ECapital contest.
The competition, aimed to encourage the creation of innovative business ideas, is a unique opportunity to transform creativity into business and is giving away for the winners 5 internship at "Mind the Bridge" School.

The winners were selected from a large group of participants who deserve the largest thanks for participation.

Full list of interships' winners:
Andrea Di Donato, November Session
Marco Verducci, November Session
Daniele Sofia, November Session
Duilio Guetti, November Session
Daniele Ascani, 2015 Session

 

To learn more about Fondazione Marche click here
To learn more about ECapital contest click here 
 
Interview with Giustina Magistretti former Executive Director ISSNAF

Interview with Giustina Magistretti, former Executive Director ISSNAF, on the occasion of the 59th National Congress of the Italian Order of Engineers held in Caserta on 10-12/09/2014

 


ISSNAF Annual Event
ISSNAF Annual Event
During the ISSNAF Annual Event the Italian Scientific Community meets the institutions, the industry, academia to discuss breakthrough ideas, network, and to award projects of young Italians through the ISSNAF Young Investigators Awards in different fields of Science. The event brings together prominent Italian scientists and researchers active in North America, as well as representatives of the Institutions and the industry. The event is organized Under the Auspices of H.E. Ambassador Armando Varricchio, the Ministry of Italian Foreign Affairs (MAECI), Ministry of research and Education (MIUR), Italian Ministry of Health, and has the Patronage of the President of the Italian Republic.This year's exciting conference will focus on Innovation Through Science, exploring innovation as invention and transformation, how research, new ideas and approaches become reality, and their impact on how we live and think.

Young ISSNAF

Young ISSNAFYoung ISSNAF is the “network-inside-the-network” of under-40 ISSNAF affiliates, Italian investigators and scholars of all areas of scientific and academic research.

Click here to read more

 

Success Stories

Young ISSNAFOur pride is to be able to help young Italian talents follow their dreams and have opportunities.

Here is where they share them.

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Samanta Cristoforetti in conversation Samanta Cristoforetti in conversation

  The Consulate General of Italy, the Italian Cultural Institute and the Emilio Goggio Chair in Italian Studies, University of Toronto proudly present Samanta Cristoforetti, Italian astronaut, European Space Agency in conversation with Canadian astronaut Roberta Bondar FUTURA Mission - 200 ...

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La Console Natalia Quintavalle consegna l'onorificenza di Grande Ufficiale alla Dott.ssa Silvia Formenti, una luminare nel campo della radioterapia La Console Natalia Quintavalle consegna l'onorificenza di Grande Ufficiale alla Dott.ssa Silvia Formenti, una luminare nel campo della radioterapia

      La Dott.ssa Silvia Formenti, membro del Board of Trustees di ISSNAF e presidente dell'Advisory Board di Medicina e Biologia, ha ricevuto il 2 giugno 2015, durante le celebrazioni delle Festa della Repubblica, l'onorificenza di Grande Ufficiale dalla Console Generale d'Italia ...

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ISSNAF Medical Imaging Science Chapter 2015 Meeting ISSNAF Medical Imaging Science Chapter 2015 Meeting

Saturday, March 7th, 2015 from 12:00 to 14:00pm Meeting Room: 2.95 The meeting, held in English, is open to Italians, Italian-Americans, and Italian sympathizers For more information email imaging@issnaf.org or call Lorenzo Mannelli at +1 (646) 226 5924

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ISSNAF-Seattle Chapter Winter 2015 Meeting ISSNAF-Seattle Chapter Winter 2015 Meeting

Thursday , January 29th, 2015 early afternoonat the laboratories of Global Good-Intellectual Ventures the ISSNAF-Seattle Chapter Winter 2015 Meeting will take place. The meeting, held in English, is open to Italians, Italian-Americans, and Italian sympathizers For more information email seattle@iss...

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ISSNAF Medical Imaging Science Chapter Meeting ISSNAF Medical Imaging Science Chapter Meeting

Sunday, November 30th, 2014 from 12pm to 1:30pm Meeting Room: E271B The meeting, held in English, is open to Italians, Italian-Americans, and Italian sympathizers For more information email imaging@issnaf.org or call Lorenzo Mannelli at +1 (646) 226 5924

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ISSNAF - Fondazione Marche Internships 2014 ISSNAF - Fondazione Marche Internships 2014

 ISSNAF and Fondazione Marche are honored to announce the winners of the ECapital contest. The competition, aimed to encourage the creation of innovative business ideas, is a unique opportunity to transform creativity into business and is giving away for the winners 5 internship at "Mind the B...

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Meeting with Italy's Minister of Health, Beatrice Lorenzin Meeting with Italy's Minister of Health, Beatrice Lorenzin

  On Saturday, May 31th, 2014, a delegation of Italian researchers participated in a meeting with Italy's Minister of Health, Beatrice Lorenzin, and Sergio Pecorelli, Chancellor at the University of Brescia and President of the Italian Medicines Agency.

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Medical Imaging Science Chapter @ SIRM 2014 Medical Imaging Science Chapter @ SIRM 2014

On Saturday May the 25th, during the biannual meeting of the Societa' Italiana di Radiologia Medica (SIRM), the Medical Imaging Science Chapter of ISSNAF organized a round table to discuss the experiences of Italian radiologists abroad.

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Los Angeles Mayor Garcetti meets ISSNAF Los Angeles Mayor Garcetti meets ISSNAF

  Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti met with ISSNAF President Vito Campese during a meeting with the Italian community hosted by Consul General Giuseppe Perrone on May 20, 2014. Mayor Garcetti was very supportive and showed interested in ISSNAF activities. 

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ITALIAN BEAUTIFUL MINDS an Italian contribution ITALIAN BEAUTIFUL MINDS an Italian contribution

Meeting organized by the Consulate General of Italy, the Italian Cultural Institute, and ISSNAF on Wednesday, June 4, 2014 6:30pm at the IIC, 1023 Hilgard Avenue, Los Angeles CA 90024. RSVP to rsvp.iicla@esteri.it  

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Medical Imaging Science Chapter @ SIRM Medical Imaging Science Chapter @ SIRM

  The ISSNAF Medical Imaging Science Chapter will hold a roundtable during the 2014 Meeting of the Societa’ Italiana di Radiologia Medica (SIRM). The discussion will highlight different research experiences of Italian scientists in North America and promote future collaborations between medic...

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ISSNAF Seattle Chapter Summer Meeting ISSNAF Seattle Chapter Summer Meeting

The 2014 ISSNAF-Seattle Chapter (near) Summer meeting will take place on Wednesday, June 4th in the Bellevue Arts Museum (BAM, 510 Bellevue Way NE, Bellevue, WA 98004) from 5.30pm to 8.00 pm. Guest speakers: Mark Nassutti, novelist, will talk about how his Italian roots made possible to write a no...

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2014 ISSNAF Awards for the Humanities 2014 ISSNAF Awards for the Humanities

ISSNAF and LaFondazioneNY encourage all Italian researchers born after March 30, 1974 and currently primarily working in the United States or Canada to submit their full applications.

DEADLINE EXTENDED APRIL 25, 2014.

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Internship Program ISSNAF-ASI 2014 Internship Program ISSNAF-ASI 2014

Thanks to the generous support of Agenzia Spaziale Italiana (ASI) ISSNAF is offering two summer internships in primary North American research facilities.

DEADLINE EXTENDED APRIL 10, 2014.


Read the call - Get Application form - Learn more about ASI.

ISSNAF Seminar @ NY Chapter ISSNAF Seminar @ NY Chapter

The first ISSNAF Seminar of 2014, "Italy 2020: Challenges and Opportunities of Growth", was organized by the New York Chapter on February 28th at the Italian Cultural Institute in New York. Approximately 130 people gathered to listen to our amazing speakers and the event was truly a success.

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ISSNAF Seattle Chapter Spring Meeting ISSNAF Seattle Chapter Spring Meeting

The 2014 Spring meeting will take place on Thursday, April 10th in the Auditorium of the Research and Training Building (300 9th Ave, 98104, Seattle) at Harborview Medical Center. We are pleased to host four outstanding speakers: Erica Tartaglione, Research Specialist at the VA Puget Sound Hospit...

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ISSA WIKIItalian Scientists & Scholars in America Online Encyclopedia.
 

A comprehensive overview on Italian intellectual migration, from its origins in the 16th century until this day.
 

An encyclopedia studying the influence and contribution of Italians on cultural life in the United States and Canada.

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