ASBMB chats

Monthly social media chats with the ASBMB

December

Caring for caregivers and parents in STEM fields

Thursday, Dec. 8, at 2 p.m. Eastern

Calling all scientists who are, were or might become parents and/or caregivers! Join our chat on LinkedIn about the barriers, support and resources encountered while managing the dually time-consuming roles of taking care of family and excelling in science. Panelists will be discussing their experiences and sharing insights to help others who are or will be parents or caregivers in STEM. Join the conversation on the ASBMB LinkedIn page with #Care4STEMCaregivers.

Panelists
  • Carlos Castaneda, ASBMB Maximizing Access Committee
  • Don Elmore, ASBMB Women in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Committee
  • Frankie Heyward, National Black Postdoctoral Association
  • Martta Liukkonen, Mothers in Science
  • Ahana Maitra, Mothers in Science
  • Monica Malta, 500 Women Scientists
  • Raechel McKinley, ASBMB
  • Toni Mosley, 500 Women Scientists
  • Chelsea Rand–Fleming, ASBMB Advocacy Training Program delegate
  • Jessica Thomas, National Black Postdoctoral Association
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Recent chats

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Hispanic Heritage Month Twitter chat: Mentorship matters (part 1)

Questions 1–4 of a discussion about how mentoring has impacted the panelists' academic and professional careers.

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Hispanic Heritage Month Twitter chat: Mentorship matters (part 2)

Questions 5–9 of a discussion about how mentoring has impacted the panelists' academic and professional careers.

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#NPAW2022: Selecting a postdoc and navigating postdoc life

A discussion in observance of National Postdoc Appreciation Week about selecting a postdoc and navigating postdoc life.

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BMB in Africa Twitter Chat (part 1)

Questions 1–5 of the Twitter chat with researchers who contributed to and were featured in the June/July issue of ASBMB Today who talked about their experiences and careers.

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BMB in Africa Twitter Chat (part 2)

Questions 6–8 of the Twitter chat with researchers who contributed to and were featured in the June/July issue of ASBMB Today who talked about their experiences and careers.

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#asbmbAAPImonth (part 1)

Questions 1–3 from the ASBMB Twitter chat in observance of Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month.

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#asbmbAAPImonth (part 2)

Questions 4–7 from the ASBMB Twitter chat observance of Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month.

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#SupportNextGenSci

The ASBMB and panelists from Future of Research and 500 Women Scientists discussed NIGMS training experiences and recent proposed legislation that could affect trainees.

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#ASBMBWomeninBMB

A Twitter chat in observance of Women’s History Month and International Women’s Day about navigating the BMB fields and science as a whole.

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Black in X Movement

A Twitter chat about amplifying Black voices in STEM.

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2022 ASBMB Wellness Twitter Chat (part 1)

Contributors to January's ASBMB Today Wellness Issue discussed all the things that bring them peace and help keep them grounded.

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2022 ASBMB Wellness Twitter Chat (part 2)

Questions 5–8 from the #ASBMBWellness chat.

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#ASBMBabstracts

#ASBMB2022 abstracts, posters and the ASBMB Undergraduate Poster Competition Twitter chat.

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#ASBMBposters

Twitter chat about poster best practices.

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Hispanic Heritage Month (part 1)

A Twitter chat about #scicomm in Spanish and science outreach activities for Hispanic and #LatinX communities.

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Hispanic Heritage Month (part 2)

Questions 4-6 from the Twitter chat celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month.

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#LGBTQinBMB (part 1)

During our LGBTQ+ Pride in BMB Twitter chat, our panelists and folks following along shared their experiences & discussed issues impacting LGBTQ+ scientists.

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#LGBTQinBMB (part 2)

Questions 4 and 5 from the Twitter chat about #LGBTQinBMB.

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Science outreach

ASBMB science outreach experts discussed how the current virtual environment has motivated a transformative approach to doing science outreach.

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#BlackWomenInBMB (part 1)

On Feb. 25, ASBMB Today careers columnist Martina Efeyini hosted a Twitter chat about the experiences of #BlackWomenInBMB.

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#BlackWomenInBMB (part 2)

Questions 5–9 from the Twitter chat about the experiences of #BlackWomenInBMB.