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Mallory Smith

Mallory Smith
Mallory Smith earned her Ph.D. in biochemistry and molecular biology from the University of Kansas Medical Center and held a postdoc at the National Institutes of Health before joining ASBMB as a science policy manager. She is passionate about improving the STEM workforce pipeline, supporting early-career researchers, and advocating for basic science at the institutional, local and national level. 

Articles by Mallory Smith

ASBMB recommends policies for ushering in new science and tech
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ASBMB recommends policies for ushering in new science and tech

Sept. 7, 2022
In a letter to the National Academy of Medicine, the society emphasizes the importance of harnessing interdisciplinarity, building public trust, being nimble, eliminating bias and modernizing workforce development.
The CHIPS and Science Act becomes law
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The CHIPS and Science Act becomes law

Aug. 9, 2022
The ASBMB advocated for provisions within that support the STEM workforce and R&D.
ASBMB meets with federal science agencies
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ASBMB meets with federal science agencies

June 24, 2022
Here’s what the Public Affairs Advisory Committee recommended and learned about new and existing funding programs, resources and more.
Meet the 2022 ASBMB Advocacy Training Program delegates
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Meet the 2022 ASBMB Advocacy Training Program delegates

May 19, 2022
The fourth cohort of the ASBMB ATP will learn how to advocate for science policy this summer.
Recap: 2022 ASBMB Capitol Hill Day
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Recap: 2022 ASBMB Capitol Hill Day

May 16, 2022
Twenty-six participants in 19 states connected with officials and staffers in 59 meetings to advocate for science funding and support.
ASBMB comments on fairness in grant applications and peer review
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ASBMB comments on fairness in grant applications and peer review

April 14, 2022
In letter to NIH Center for Scientific Review, society recommends changes to reduce bias in study sections and programs for young scientists.
ASBMB asks lawmakers to support science in U.S. competition bill
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ASBMB asks lawmakers to support science in U.S. competition bill

March 15, 2022
Society calls for swift passage of certain provisions.
ASBMB calls for NIGMS to expand programs
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ASBMB calls for NIGMS to expand programs

Feb. 28, 2022
Updates at advisory council meeting reveal significant progress, warranting further amplification.
ASBMB weighs in on the PREVENT Pandemics Act
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ASBMB weighs in on the PREVENT Pandemics Act

Feb. 10, 2022
Society offers three recommendations for legislation aiming to improve U.S. preparedness.
ASBMB calls for changes to NIH fellowship review
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ASBMB calls for changes to NIH fellowship review

Jan. 27, 2022
The Center for Scientific Review asked how it can improve the NRSA fellowship process.