ISSNAF - Italian Scientists and Scholars in North America Foundation yearly presents awards to acknowledge the research of young Italian investigators working in North America, whose commitment to their discipline of study is innovative, potentially impactful and honors their country of origin. ISSNAF Board of Trustees encourages al...

The correlation between Food & Health was addressed on the occasion of an interesting round table discussion, hosted on May 28th by the Italian Cultural Institute in Los Angeles, with the participation of experts in different fields of nutrition and food-related diseases, as well as of representatives of the food and wine industry.   Amo...

Dall'8 maggio al 7 giugno l'Istituto Italiano di Cultura di Los Angeles ospiterà "150 anni di genio italiano", mostra itinerante curata dalla Fondazione Rosselli che propone le maggiori scoperte scientifiche dall'anno dell'unificazione d'Italia ai nostri giorni evidenziandone l'apporto sulla qualità della nostra vita quotidiana.Mese italiano della...

MIUR published a call for applications for the recruitment of 24 temporary researchers open to scholars of all Nationalities holding a research doctorate for less than 7 years and have been permanently and continuously employed abroad for at least three years of teaching or research activity at reputable university or research institutions.  ...

The ISSNAF-Seattle Chapter fall meeting was just another great success. Almost 100 people gathered to listen to our four amazing speakers and to visit the BAM.   After the visit we enjoyed talks form Claudio Mazzola, PhD and Senior Lecturer at the Department of French and Italian Studies at the University of Washington that talked about...

In realtà bisognerebbe chiedersi come fa l'Italia a fare a meno di 16mila giovani ricercatori che hanno scelto gli Usa per specializzarsi e contribuire al progresso delle scienze. In pratica si rimane affascinati dai "cervelli in fuga" che stanno costruendo, attraverso carriere brillanti, il futuro scientifico mondiale.   Il Mese della Scien...

Sei ricercatori che rappresentano l'orgoglio dell'Italia che negli Stati Uniti e in Canada si fa valere nell'ambito della scienza. I sei vincitori dei premi Issnaf (Italian Scientists and Scholars of North America Foundation) sono stati svelati ieri durante l'evento annuale che la fondazione ha celebrato martedì 27 e mercoledì 28 ottobre, nell'Amba...

For the third year in a row, ISSNAF Board of Trustees is promoting three awards to stimulate not only a greater general awareness of younger researchers' work, but would also motivate young scholars and scientists with talent. For 2013 the awards are, the ISSNAF Award for Young Investigators, the Paola Campese Award for Research on Leukemias and th...

Italian Embassy in Washington, DC - October 28th-29th These two days will be an opportunity to brainstorm on Italian economic growth, network with colleagues and opinion-makers and of course celebrate young Italian talent in the prestigious setting of the Italian Embassy.   Ø Lecture on Basic and Applied Research - Riccardo Giacconi, N...

La FondazioneNY, will organize its second gala benefit on November 4, 2013. Proceeds of the evening will fund grants and awards to give young Italian artists the opportunity to work in New York, and promote cultural initiatives for 2014. This year, La FondazioneNY 2013 Gala will be hosted at The Morgan Library & Museum on the occasion of the e...