Summer 2020 SMB Newsletter: Editorial

By Dr. Ruth Bowness Working from Home  There have been many articles and tweets in the past few months describing problems the academic community is currently facing.  Many of them have focused on how our new working conditions are disproportionately affecting specific subgroups, such as those with caring responsibilities. There…

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Summer 2020 SMB Newsletter: People

By Jacob G Scott COVID-19 has affected us all in myriad ways, from our work and travel patterns, down to our daily routines and interactions with friends and family. One small silver lining is that our field has come front and center to many who never knew of its existence.…

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Summer 2020 SMB Newsletter: News

By Dr. Navideh Noori In this issue of the News section, we highlight the updates on the 2020 Annual SMB Meeting, updates from SMB Subgroups, online seminar series/summer programs, call for papers, special issue, and honoring Robert McCredie May, The Lord May of Oxford. Read on below. Annual SMB meeting…

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Spring 2020 SMB Newsletter: Editorial

By Dr. Jacob Scott Incorporation of ‘subgroup news’ into the larger SMB newsletter In the past several years we have seen a wonderful proliferation of sub-groups within the mathematical biology community. This is a very nice development, as we are seeing many of our members becoming more and more involved…

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Spring 2020 SMB Newsletter: People

  By Dr. Ruth Bowness Interview with Ramit Mehr, Professor of the Mina and Everard Goodman Faculty of Life Sciences at the Bar-Ilan University who was named a fellow of the Society for Mathematical Biology in 2019. Ruth talks to Ramit Mehr about her research in various fields of mathematical…

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Spring 2020 SMB Newsletter – People; Jacob Scott

By Dr. Ruth Bowness Interview with Dr. Jacob G. Scott from the Lerner Research Institute Cleveland Clinic and editor of SMB newsletter, about his research as a theoretical oncologist. Web:   t.co/wQqFASK1wc?amp=1Twitter: @CancerConnector What is your current role and how long have you been there? My current role is a group…

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Spring 2020 SMB Newsletter: News

By Dr. Navideh Noori We are excited to share news about the 2020 Annual SMB Meeting, news from the Bulletin of Mathematical Biology, updates from SMB Subgroups and funding opportunities.  Read on below. 2020 ECMTB Annual Meeting This year the annual meeting is a joint event organized by the European…

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SMB Digest Volume 20 Issue 2

Information about the Society for Mathematical Biology may be found at the SMB Home Page, www.smb.org/. Access the Bulletin of Mathematical Biology (BMB), the official journal of the SMB, at www.springer.com/11538. Follow SMB on Twitter @smb_mathbiology.  This is your weekly notification of posts in the SMB Digest Community Forums. Open Positions Topics Post-doc:…

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