2015 News Releases



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Biophysical Society Announces that Jochen S. Hub has been selected the winner of the Biophysical Journal Paper of the Year Award -- December 23, 2015

Biophysical Society Announces the 2016 New and Notable Symposium Speakers -- December 21, 2015

Biophysical Society Announces Winners of the 2016 Committee for Inclusion and Diversity Travel Awards -- December 14, 2015

Biophysical Society Announces Winners of the 2016 CPOW Travel Awards -- December 14, 2015

Biophysical Society Announces Winners of the 2016 International Travel Awards -- December 14, 2015

Biophysical Society Announces Winners of the 2016 Education Travel Awards -- December 14, 2015

Biophysical Society Announces Speakers for 2016 Future of Biophysics Burroughs Wellcome Fund Symposium -- December 14, 2015

The Society Congratulates Biophysicists Edward S. Boyden and Karl Deisseroth on Receiving the 2016 Life Sciences Breakthrough Prize - November 16, 2015

Science Community Asks Appropriators to Increase Science Funding 5.2% in FY 2017 -- November 2, 2016

BPS Urges Congress to Pass the Bipartisan Budget Deal - October 28, 2015

The Society Joins 2500 Other Organizations in Calling on Congress to End Sequestration, Raise the Caps - September 10, 2015

Golden Goose Award: Scientists’ Curiosity about Altitudes Where People Live has Led to Advances in Cancer and Other Research,
Semiconductor Manufacturing, Food Marketing
- September 9, 2015
The Biophysical Society Announces 2016 Society Fellows - August 31, 2015

Sophie Dumont and Polina Lishko Named Recipients of 2016 Margaret Oakley Dayhoff Award -August 24, 2015

Olga Boudker to Receive 2016 Michael and Kate Barany Award - August 24, 2015

Steven Block to Receive 2016 Founders Award - August 24, 2015

Yale Goldman to Receive 2015 Distinguished Service Award - August 24, 2015

Douglas Robinson to Receive 2016 Emily M. Gray Award - August 24, 2015

Philip Yeagle to Receive 2016 Avanti Award in Lipids - August 24, 2015

Eric Gouaux to Receive 2016 Anatrace Membrane Protein Award - August 24, 2015

The Biophysical Society Announces the Results of its 2015 Elections - August 13, 2015

Golden Goose Award: Lab Mistake in Research on Cats’ Vision Leads To Advances In Brain Research And Improved Vision for Children Born with Cataracts, Informs Groundbreaking Research on Computer Technology - July 14, 2015

Biophysical Society Joins 252 Organizations and Business Leaders in Issuing a Call to Action,  Innovation:  An American Imperative - June 23, 2015

Creators of Marshmallow Test to Receive Golden Goose Award - June 2, 2015

Randy Wadkins Named Biophysical Society's Inaugural Congressional Fellow - May 19, 2015

Biophysical Society Expressed Opposition to the America Competes Reauthorization Act of 2015 - May 18, 2015

Biophysical Society Expresses Concern about Restrictions on Federal Employee Travel - April 21, 2015

Biophysical Society urge lawmakers to replace sequestration with a balanced approach to deficit reduction - February 18, 2015

Biophysical Society Meeting in Baltimore - February 7-11, 2015



SAVE THE DATE: Biophysical Society 59th Meeting, Feb. 7-11, 2015 at the Baltimore Convention Center - January 26, 2015

The Biophysical Society Has Selected the New and Notable Speakers for the 2015 Annual Meeting - January 5, 2015