Biophysical Society Bulletin | March 2020

March 2020

T H E N E W S L E T T E R O F T H E B I O P H Y S I C A L S O C I E T Y

Celebrate BiophysicsWeek 2020! Get ready to celebrate Biophysics Week, March 23–27, 2020. Biophysics Week is a global celebration of the field and an opportunity to engage and inspire people of all ages with the significant contributions biophysics has made to science and society. Throughout Biophysics Week, there will be many member-organized Affiliate Events taking place all over the world! Check them out and plan to participate. In addition, BPS has organized a week of special events dedicated to celebrating biophysics. Monday, March 23 Biophysics Week Kickoff Event at Johns Hopkins University Thursday, March 26 BPS Feature Session: Biophysics 101 -

An Introduction to Molecular Dynamics Simulations and Its Application to Biological Systems Friday, March 27 Final Day! Remember to check out the daily features and resources!

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State Advocacy Day: Georgia

Tuesday, March 24 BPS Grassroots Advocacy Campaign Wednesday, March 25 Webinar with Kristina K. Larsen , Lawyer and Advocate for Those Facing Discrimination and Harassment.

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President’s Message Biophysicist in Profile

Public Affairs

Member Corner & Important Dates

There are also new features and resources released daily: Cell Picture Show, Person Behind the Paper, Lay Person’s Guide to Classical Studies, and more! Visit our Biophysics Week website www.biophysics.org/biophysicsweek to find additional information and resources as well as daily trivia questions, new biophysicist profiles, and K-12 lesson plans. Follow along with the worldwide biophysics community on social media, and let us know how you are celebrating using #BiophysicsWeek!

Student Spotlight

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Publications

Career Development

Communities & Outreach

Thematic Meetings Upcoming Events

www.biophysics.org/BiophysicsWeek Let us know how you are celebrating—#BiophysicsWeek!

Thank you to our 2020 BiophysicsWeek Partners

Biophysical Society of Serbia

SOBLA

These Biophysics Week Partners have committed to supporting and promoting the public awareness of the importance of biophysics in science.

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