ClubEvMed Upcoming Events

ClubEvMed Upcoming Events

Sign up now for April and May ClubEvMed events! (And submit your ISEMPH2021 abstract by Friday!) Postdoc Spotlight Thursday, April 29th at 12pm EDT/18:00 CEST Join us for a special Club EvMed where we’ll be highlighting some of the exciting work done by postdoctoral...

Die Young, Live Fast: ClubEvMed April 21

Die Young, Live Fast: ClubEvMed April 21

Die young, live fast: is accelerated reproduction an adaptive response to early life adversity in wild baboons? Wednesday, April 21st at 12pm EDT/18:00 CEST. Sign up here for the meeting link. Join us for a conversation with Elizabeth Archie, Associate Professor of...

Omenn Prize: $5000 for best EvMed article

The $5000 Gilbert S. Omenn Prize is awarded by the International Society for Evolution, Medicine, and Public Health for the best article published in the previous calendar year on a topic related to evolution in the context of medicine and public health.  Nominations...

Giraffe genes that cope with long necks

Giraffe genes that cope with long necks

A new article in Science reports on the genes that help giraffes reduce the costs of long necks Liu, C., Gao, J., Cui, X., Li, Z., Chen, L., Yuan, Y., ... & Qiu, Q. (2021). A towering genome: Experimentally validated adaptations to high blood pressure and extreme...

Club EvMed: Four in April! Sign up now.

Club EvMed: Four in April! Sign up now.

And don't miss the last one in March: Harnessing the social lives of microbes to improve human health, Thursday, March 25th at 12pm EDT/17:00 CET See the website at ClubEvMed.org for full details The WEIRDest People in the World: How the West became psychologically...

Omenn Prize Nominations Open

Omenn Prize Nominations Open

Nominations are now open for the Omenn Prize; Deadline April 30The $5000 Gilbert S. Omenn Prize is awarded each year by The International Society for Evolution, Medicine & Public Health for the the best article published in the previous calendar...