Online Events

At GSA, we believe connection is the cornerstone of a strong scientific community. Through virtual seminars and workshops, GSA provides scientists with rich opportunities to learn, collaborate, and share—no matter where they are in the world.



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GSA Award Seminars

GSA is pleased to announce a series of online lectures by 2021 GSA Award recipients. Join us in April and May for these stimulating talks!

Build your skills

Career Development Workshop Series

Advance your professional development with #WorkshopWednesdays! Join the Career Development Subcommittee every other month for virtual professional development workshops, designed to help early career scientists connect and plan their future careers.

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Keep up with the latest research

Science in a Snapshot Series

Hosted by the Community and Membership Engagement Subcommittee of GSA’s Early Career Leadership Program, this online seminar series is designed to showcase research by student and postdoc GSA members. Each month, two presenters discuss their work in an 8–10-minute talk, followed by lively Q&A sessions.

Connect with your network

Virtual Café Series

The Community and Membership Engagement Subcommittee  is pleased to announce the launch of its quarterly Virtual Café series. The Virtual Cafés will consist of casual online gatherings of our community and provide a platform for us to get to know each other and discuss topics of broad interest to early career researchers. Each café will focus on a specific topic and will be hosted by either the Community and Membership Engagement Subcommittee or one of the subcommittees of the GSA Early Career Leadership program.

The first Virtual Café will be hosted by the Career Development Subcommittee in November 2020.

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Improve Your SciComm Skills

Science Communication Workshop Series

Would you like to learn more about Science Communication and improve your scicomm skills?

Join us for workshops and panels that will allow you to expand your knowledge on how to communicate science both inside and outside of the academic setting.

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Organized and moderated by the GSA Science Communication and Outreach Subcommittee.

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Make a difference

Inclusive Public Engagement for Geneticists

Learn more about engaging in two-way conversations with the public on the benefits and social and ethical implications of genetics. GSA’s partnership with the Personal Genome Education Project (pgEd) includes a series of online workshops.

Science in your language

Multilingual Seminar Series

This series will bring scientists together remotely for discussions on scientific and professional development topics in languages other than English.

This series will bring scientists together remotely for discussions on scientific and professional development topics in languages other than English.

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