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BOX 60-64 Conferences and Meetings, 1963-2002
Correspondence, memoranda, itineraries, reports, printed matter, programs, and miscellaneous items relating to conferences, seminars, symposia, and other meetings in which Singer participated.
Arranged chronologically by date of event.
BOX 60 1964, Jan. 16-23, International Symposium on Nucleic Acids, Hyderabad, India, 1963-1964
(2 folders)
1966, July 4-16, Third Advanced Study Institute of Molecular Biology, Spetsai, Greece, 1965-1966
1969, July 6-19, Fourth Advanced Study Institute of Molecular Biology, Spetsai, Greece, 1966-circa 1969
1979, Mar. 21-Apr. 8, European Molecular Biology Organization lecture tour and International Conference on Recombinant DNA, Committee on Genetic Experimentation, Kent, England, 1978-1979
1984
Apr. 20-22, Forty-third Annual Conference of the American Humanist Association, Washington, D.C., 1984
May 7-8, “Biosensors and the U.S. Navy,” Committee on Biotechnology Applied to Naval Needs, Washington, D.C., 1984
Oct. 8-12, “Organization of the Eukaryotic Genome,” course, and “Mobile Elements in the Eukaryotic Genome,” symposium, Balaruc-les-Bains, France, 1983-1984, undated
1988
May 31, Johnson & Johnson Luncheon Series, New Brunswick, N.J., 1987-1988
July 10-17, Fourteenth International Congress of Biochemistry, Prague, Czechoslovakia, 1987-1988
Aug. 29-31, North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO)/Federation of European Biochemical Societies Advanced Research Workshop, Spetsai, Greece, 1988
Sept. 19-20, twenty-fifth anniversary jubilee symposium, International Institute of Genetics and Biophysics, Naples, Italy, 1988
Sep. 26, Molecular Evolution Workshop, Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole, Mass., 1988
Sep. 28, “BIOS: The New Exploration of Life,” advisory panel meeting, Boston, Mass., 1988
BOX 61 Oct. 13-15, “Swarthmore Today for Scientists and Engineers,” Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, Pa., 1988-1989
Oct. 16-18, Conference on Ethics and Policy in Scientific Publication, Washington, D.C., 1988-1989
Dec. 9, “LINE-1 Sequence: A Human Transposable Element,” University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, N.C., 1988-1989
1989
Mar. 10-12, “TV News: The Cutting Edge,” Scientists Institute for Public Information, Coconut Grove, Fla., 1988-1989
Apr. 21-22, DeCamp Symposium on Biotechnology, Ethics, and Public Policy, Bedminster, N.J., 1989
May 17, American Society for Microbiology annual meeting, New Orleans, La., 1988-1989
May 26, Joseph Henry dinner and lecture, Washington Philosophical Society, Washington, D.C., 1989
June 2-4, “Mechanisms of Eukaryotic DNA Recombination,” Physicians and Surgeons Biomedical Sciences, Columbia University, Harriman, N.Y., 1989
July 21-29, Fourth Annual MD/PhD Conference, University of Colorado, Aspen, Colo., 1989
Aug. 21-26, Laboratory of Tumor Cell Biology annual meeting, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Md., 1989
Oct. 13-15, Twentieth Anniversary Celebration and Conference, National Abortion Rights Action League, Washington, D.C., 1989
1990, Apr. 19, Georgetown University Family Center Professional Lecture Series, Washington, D.C., 1989-1990
1991
Feb. 1-2, “Future of Science in America: Science Education for All,” Spelman College, Atlanta, Ga., 1990-1991
Apr. 16, “Jumping Genes,” Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology, Alexandria, Va., 1990-1991
Sept. 25, Florence Mahoney Lecture on Aging, National Institute on Aging, Bethesda, Md., 1990-1991
1992
May 2, Alfred H. Bloom inauguration symposium, Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, Pa., 1992-1993
May 10-12, Joint Appeal by Religion and Science for the Environment, Washington, D.C., 1992
June 1, Biology Club seminar, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Md., 1992
June 23-28, Institute for Advanced Study visit, Princeton, N.J., 1992
Aug. 1-8, Japanese Association for Mathematical Sciences seminar, Hokkaido, Japan, 1990-1992
Oct. 2-4, dialogue with the National Academy of Sciences, Committee on Science and Human Values, National Conference of Catholic Bishops, Washington, D.C., 1992
1993
June 8, Weizmann Institute of Science 1993 Science Forum, Washington, D.C., 1993
Sept. 10-12, “Global Population/Global Resources,” Washington, D.C., 1993
Sept. 12, “Moral and Social Ramifications of Genetic Testing and Screening,” Washington, D.C., 1992-1993
Sept. 15, “National Cancer Institute Grand Rounds,” and Fogarty International Center advisory panel meeting, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Md., 1993
1994, Mar. 12-13, “Beyond Dualism: Current Epistemological Convergences between the Sciences and Humanities,” Stanford University, Palo Alto, Calif., 1993-1994
1995
Jan. 12, science and diplomacy, Congressional Fellows symposium, American Association for the Advancement of Science, Washington, D.C., 1994-1995
Oct. 27, Institute for Advanced Study decadal review, Princeton, N.J., 1995
BOX 62 Nov. 12, National Science Resources Center Advisory Board meeting, Washington, D.C., 1995
1998, Feb. 6-8, “Forum on Early Childhood Science, Mathematics, and Technology Education: Policy, Partners, and Practice,” American Association for the Advancement of Science, Washington, D.C., 1998
1999
July 15, Carnegie Institution of Washington centennial science advisors meeting, Cambridge, Mass., 1999
July 22, Fred Spar meeting, New York, N.Y., 1999
Aug. 27-30, “Light and Photosynthesis: From the Molecule to the Globe,” Olle Bjorkman retirement symposium, Napa, Calif., 1999
Sept. 15-16, Johnson & Johnson Board of Directors meeting; and, Carnegie Institute of Washington Finance, Budget, and Operations Committee meeting, New York, N.Y., 1999
Oct. 25-Nov. 5, Carnegie Institution of Washington Centennial Science Advisors meeting, New York, N.Y.; and, Weizmann Institute of Science meetings, Washington, D.C., 1998-2000
Nov. 7-17, Directors' Conference, Las Campanas Observatory, La Serena, Chile, 1998-1999
Dec. 6, Carnegie Institution of Canada Board of Directors meeting, Montreal, Canada, 1999
2000
Feb. 15-21, Asilomar twenty-fifth anniversary symposium, Los Angeles, Calif., 1999-2000
Mar. 2-4, Carnegie Institution of Washington, Finance, Budget, and Operations Committee meeting, New York, N.Y.; and, Department of Embryology Visiting Committee meeting, Baltimore, Md., 2000
Mar. 10, “The Pioneering Efforts of Women in Medicine and the Medical Sciences,” Stanford University, Palo Alto, Calif., 1999-2000
Mar. 17, Jack Szostak visit, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Mass., 2000
Apr. 3-5, First Annual Astrobiology Science Conference, Moffett Field, Calif., 1999-2000
Apr. 10, Hubble Space Telescope tenth anniversary symposium, Pasadena, Calif., 2000
Apr. 11-13, “Science and Technology at the Millennium: Retrospect and Prospect,” American Association for the Advancement of Science, Washington, D.C., 2000
Apr. 14, Rothenberg Lecture in Biology and Public Policy, Bryn Mawr College, Bryn Mawr, Pa., 1999-2000
Apr. 23-26, Dael L. Wolfle Lecture, Seattle, Wash., 1999-2000
May 11, Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research policy symposium dinner, Cambridge, Mass., 2000
May 21, Wilbur Lucius Cross Medalists luncheon, Yale University, New Haven, Conn., 1999-2000
May 23, Jim Kimsey meeting, 2000
BOX 63 June 5-7, Entrepreneurship and Public Policy Commission meeting; Weizmann Institute of Science, Women and Science Award ceremony; and American Society for Cell Biology Public Policy Committee meeting, New York, N.Y., 2000
June 19-21, Lord Sainsbury dinner and Mellon Foundation meeting, New York, N.Y., 2000
July 5-6, Steve Fodor meeting, San Francisco, Calif., 2000
Sept. 12, Carnegie Institution of Canada Board of Directors meeting, Montreal, Canada, 2000
Sept. 15, “Centocor Research and Development Review Day,” Johnson & Johnson, New Brunswick, N.J., 2000
Sept. 15-17, dialogue on genetically modified plants, Committee on Science and Human Values, National Conference of Catholic Bishops, Arlington, Va., 2000
Sept. 26, Radcliffe Institute Inaugural lecture series, Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass., 2000
Oct. 2-3, “Global Ecology: At the Frontier of a New Science,” Carnegie Institution of Washington, Stanford, Calif., 2000
2001
Jan. 10-17, Ralph M. Parsons Foundation meeting and Ahmanson Foundation meeting, Los Angeles, Calif., 2000-2001
Feb. 7, Advisory Panel on Research meeting, Association of American Medical Colleges, Washington, D.C., 2000-2001
Mar. 8, Richard Lounsbery Foundation meeting and Weizmann Institute of Science Presidential Search Committee meeting, New York, N.Y., 2000-2001
Mar. 14, Andrew W. Mellon Foundation meeting, New York, N.Y., 2001
Mar. 26-27, Entrepreneurship and Public Policy Commission meeting and Weizmann Institute of Science Presidential Search Committee meeting, London, England, 2000-2001
Apr. 9, Euan Baird and Philippe Lacour-Gayet visit, Washington, D.C., 2001
Apr. 10-12, National Aeronautics and Space Administration Astrobiology Institute annual meeting, Washington, D.C., 2001
Apr. 28-May 1, National Academy of Sciences annual meeting, Washington, D.C., 2001
May 1-6, Gordon & Betty Moore Foundation meeting, San Francisco, Calif.; and Stanford University and Carnegie Institution of Washington Board of Trustees meetings, Palo Alto, Calif, 2000-2001
May 15, “Reproductive Health Science Seminar,” New Brunswick, N.J., 2001
June 22, Perlegen Sciences Board meeting, Santa Clara, Calif., 2001
July 12-13, Committee on Organization and Management in Research in Astronomy and Astrophysics meeting, National Research Council, Palo Alto, Calif., 2001
July 27, Donald Fredrickson book party, American Society for Microbiology, Washington, D.C., 2001
Oct. 4-7, “Adaptive Agents, Intelligence, and Emergent Human Organization: Capturing Complexity through Agent-Based Modeling,” Arthur M. Sackler Colloquium, National Academy of Sciences, Irvine, Calif., 2001
Oct. 18-21, thirtieth anniversary conference, Association for Women in Science, Washington, D.C., 2001
Dec. 12, Carnegie Institution of Canada Board of Directors meeting, Montreal, Canada, 2001
BOX 64 2002
Jan. 7, 199th meeting, American Astronomical Society, Washington, D.C., 2001-2002
Jan. 16, DC Action for Children annual meeting, Washington, D.C., 2001-2002
Feb. 25-Mar. 1, Las Campanas Observatory visit, La Serena, Chile, 2001-2002
Mar. 13, Sarah T. Hughes Annual Lecture in Science, Goucher College, Baltimore, Md., 2002
Apr. 10-13, Director's Science Council meeting, National Aeronautics and Space Administration Astrobiology Institute, Moffett Field, Calif., 2002
Apr. 27, “Symposium on the Manhattan Project: Science in the Service of War,” Atomic Heritage Foundation, Washington, D.C., 2002
Apr. 27-30, National Academy of Sciences annual meeting, Washington, D.C., 2002
June 3-4, Weizmann Institute of Science, Women and Science Award Ceremony; and Vartan Gregorian, Jon Friedman, and Richard Foster meetings, New York, N.Y., 2002
June 12, Center for Science, Policy, and Outcomes salon meeting, Columbia University, New York, N.Y., 2002
June 13, U.S. Department of Commerce, Science and Technology Fellowship Program presentation, Washington, D.C., 2002
July 16, Perlegen Science Board meeting, Palo Alto, Calif., 2002
July 26, High Pressure Collaborative Access Team dedication ceremony, Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, Ill., 2002
Sept. 12, Carnegie Institution of Washington, Finance, Budget, and Operations Committee meeting and Lee Bollinger meeting, New York, N.Y., 2002
Sept. 27-28, Observatories Director Search Committee meeting and Pasadena Museum of History gala event, Pasadena, Calif., 2002
Oct. 8-10, Carnegie Institution of Washington, Department of Plant Biology Visiting Committee, Stanford University, Palo Alto, Calif.; and Women Leaders in Science seminar, University of California, San Francisco, Calif., 2002
BOX 64-69 Miscellany, 1952-2002
Correspondence, speeches and lectures, writings, drafts, notes, photographs, printed matter, and miscellaneous items.
Arranged alphabetically by type of material.
BOX 64 American Society for Microbiology News, 1976
Awards and certificates, 1952, 1969, 1988-1997 See also Oversize
Calendar, 1974
BOX 65 Congratulatory letters from Singer, 1990-1992
Diary of India trip, 1970
John Paul II, Pope, 1980
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