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Biotech Journalism Panel Series Part 1: Where Do You Get Your Local Life Science News?

April 25, 2013 – 3:59 pm | Edit Post

In anticipation of our Biotech Journalism event Monday, we’re providing resources related to San Diego life science communication tagged here with #SDScicomm (also the hashtag for the event). Over the five years since the SDBN’s …

April 29th SDBN Biotech Journalism Panel: How Can We Improve Life Science Funding Through Better Communication?

April 1, 2013 – 1:55 pm | Edit Post

San Diego’s biotech hub is both comparable and distinguished from other regions such as Boston and San Francisco. A recent report ranked us highly compared to other life science clusters and attributed the success to …

SDBN 2013 Poll Results: Drug Development, Translational Research, Green Tech Top Interests

February 7, 2013 – 1:19 pm | Edit Post
SDBN 2013 Poll Results: Drug Development, Translational Research, Green Tech Top Interests

We have the results of our 2013 poll. You can see the questions we asked here, we kept it short this year. See the results below and we will try to cover the interests and …

SDBN February 25th 2013 Event: Reproductive Biology Research At The San Diego Zoo and Beyond

January 28, 2013 – 1:54 pm | Edit Post

We are lucky to live in southern California for many reasons, one is that it is home to the world famous San Diego Zoo. The zoo does great science to conserve species, led by equally …

SDBN 2013 Poll

January 17, 2013 – 11:53 am | Edit Post

2013 is here and we’d like to know how we can serve your needs this year. Please fill out this short survey and we’ll send you a 2013 MO BIO calendar (also shipping with orders …

Tips For Starting A ScienceOnline Satellite: If You Build It, Will They Come?

January 16, 2013 – 5:38 pm | Edit Post

Last October the SDBN did a grand experiment and hosted a ScienceOnline satellite meeting. In the end, it was a great success, we pulled together a fantastic panel, got an attendance of 75, and had …

SDBN December 3rd 2012 Speed Networking: Transitioning from Academia to Industry Event

November 6, 2012 – 3:12 pm | Edit Post

Our twice-yearly speed networking events always draw a big crowd, and we know that many of you in academia are interested in transitioning to industry. We’re joining these two concepts for our December 3rd event …

Storify: ScienceOnlineSoCal Event 10/22 #ScioSoCal

October 25, 2012 – 3:37 pm | Edit Post

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#ScioSoCal Panelist Karyn Traphagen: Science and Serendipity

October 21, 2012 – 8:24 pm | Edit Post

Just when we started getting serious about a ScienceOnlineSoCal event, Karyn Traphagen, their Executive Director, contacted me out of the blue on the day I was going to reach out to her. The rest is, …

Building a Digital Lifeform Through an Open Source Project

October 19, 2012 – 6:05 pm | Edit Post

Stephen Larson, panelist for our October 22nd ScienceOnline event, describes the OpenWorm project, a fascinating initiative that demonstrates the power of researchers working together online.
Can a large scale biological simulation project be run as an …