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ISSNAF Awards Finalists announced

Dear all, here are the finalist that will come to Washington DC at the ISSNAF Annual Event 2016 to present their work to the Jury which will select the winner of the 2016 ISSNAF young investigator Aw [ ... ]


Discovery of New Neurological Networks

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Story Contact:  Dr. Salvatore Domenic Morgera Phone:  +1 (813) 974-1004 Email:  sdmorgera@usf.edu Discovery of New Neurological Networks The brain has both fixed [ ... ]


“Innovation that Speaks Italian" award - Call for applications

“Innovation that Speaks Italian" award - Italian Technology Startups Operating Abroad Call for applications
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation and PNICub [ ... ]


Tenure-track positions at The Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia (IIT)

The Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia (IIT) is pleased to announce openings for FOUR tenure-track positions in: Synthetic & Systems Biology Robot Locomotion Tissue Engineering Multidisciplinary [ ... ]


Intervista de "Il Giornale" a Valter Longo

Intervista de "Il Giornale" al Prof. Valter Longo, direttore del Longevity Institute della University of Southern California, sui benefici della dieta "mima digiuno". Clicca qui per leggere l'articolo [ ... ]


Two opportunities at the IMT School for Advanced Studies Lucca

Two opportunities are currently available at the IMT School for Advanced Studies Lucca:

1) 2016/17 PhD program at IMT School for Advanced Studies Lucca (Click here for more info)
Deadline for applicati [ ... ]


Visiting Program all'Università di Perugia

L'Università di Perugia ha varato un programma di Visiting Scientist allo scopo di 
finanziare ricercatori interessati a svolgere attività di ricerca e didattica. Dettagli sono al link: 

http://w [ ... ]


Kick-off of the ISSNAF Chapter Washington DC

We are delighted to invite you to the kick-off of the ISSNAF Chapter Washington DC (see invitation)
Monday June 20th - 6:30-8:00pm - The Embassy of Italy 3000 Whitehaven St  NW In collaboration with [ ... ]


Dr. Cinzia Zuffada, associate Chief Scientist at JPL, CA, Receives the recognition of the Order of Merit of the Italian Republic by the Italian Consul General in Los Angeles, Antonio Verde

On June 2, 2016 the Italian Consul General, Antonio Verde, presented Dr. Cinzia Zuffada, Associate Chief Scientist, Jet Propulsion Laboratory/California Institute of Technology with the recognition  [ ... ]


ANSA - Da scienziati italiani in Usa sì a progetto post Expo

Prestigiosa Issnaf favorevole a polo Human Technopole a Milano (di Luciano Clerico) (ANSA) - MILANO, 3 GIU - Il "rientro dei cervelli" potrebbe trovare un'ulteriore spinta dal progetto Human Techno [ ... ]


Medicine and Biology
The American-Italian Cancer Foundation (AICF) funds post-doc research fellowships for Italian scientists in the USA

 

The American-Italian Cancer Foundation (AICF) in New York, is a 501c3 non-profit organization founded by Italian scientist Umberto Veronesi to support cancer research and control.

Each year, through our International, Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship Program, we are proud to fund the research projects of about 20 young Italian scientists who work under prominent mentors in major cancer research centers throughout the United States.

Since the program’s inception in 1983, AICF has funded 288 Fellows who have received 419 awards that have launched their research careers. The fellowship provides promising young researchers with the opportunity to receive advanced training and conduct groundbreaking research at some of the most competitive research facilities in the US.

In the below link there is the application form and guidelines for the fellowship program for the 2015-16 academic year. The fellowship is a two year commitment, pending favorable reviews after the first year. Candidates must have completed their advanced degrees within the last three years and be of Italian descent.

The deadline to submit an application is March 31st, 2015. Completed applications should be emailed to Executive Director Cristina Aibino at caibino@americanitaliancancer.org with a copy to Program Associate Taylor Damele at tdamele@americanitaliancancer.org.

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Italian MoH Grants 2013

minsalute f2The Italian Ministry of Health opened a new call for application for the "Bando per la ricerca finalizzata 2013" funding over Eur 76.6 Mil. As in the previous years, a specific provision is made for "Foreign Projects" (at least Eur 10 mil), presented by Italian researchers in collaboration with Italian colleagues working abroad; another provision of Eur 25.7 Mil is made for young researchers.

Key Deadlines:
Letter of Intent: by July 11, 2014
Full Grant Application: by September 12, 2014

 

For the full text of the call pdfclick here

 
THE MEDICAL IMAGING SCIENCE CHAPTER @ SIRM 2014

sirmOn 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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PhD @ Scuola Normale Superiore (Pisa)

SNS-Pisa ormale Superiore, ranked among the top five universities in the world, is calling for applicants to a wide range of PhD courses in the following disciplines:

 

For more info: http://phd.sns.it/en/
Deadlines: June 30 (July session) - September 15 (october session)

 
The Science & SciLifeLab Prize for Young Scientists

prizeThe Prize is awarded annually to one young scientist for outstanding life science research for which he/she was awarded a doctoral degree in the previous year.

The topic of the entrant's thesis research must be in one of the following categories:

  • Cell and Developmental Biology
  • Genomics and Proteomics
  • Environment
  • Translational Medicine

Eligible entrants must have been awarded their doctoral degree in 2013, and the subject of their thesis should match one of the Subject Tracks below. The winners from each category will compete for the grand prize.

Prize money: US$25,000 for the grand prize winner, US$3,000 for each of the category winners.

The grand prize winning essay will be published in Science and essays from the each of the category winners will be published online.

Application deadline: August 1, 2014

Read more http://www.sciencemag.org/site/feature/data/prizes/scilifelab/

 
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Enrico Bombieri was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award at the ISSNAF 2015 Annual Event in Washington DC (27 OCT 2015)
Enrico Bombieri was honored with the ISSNAF Lifetime Achievement Award in acknowledgment of his creative contribution to scientific development in the field of Mathematics. His work, over the past 40 years, covers a wide spectrum within the number theory.

The Award was presented to him by H.E. Ambassador of Italy to the U.S. Claudio Bisogniero. The 2015 ISSNAF Annual Event focused on the topical debate “Scientific Challenges in Nutrition and Sustainability” with the participation of prominent Italian scientists from different disciplines.

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.

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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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