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Nominations for the Inaugural Eugenie Clark Award are OPEN!

  • Nominations accepted from AES members and non-AES professional scientists
  • Nominee must be an AES Member in Good Standing
  • Deadline of April 30, 2016
  • Nomination Form

JMIH 2016 now accepting abstracts and open for registration

Abstract submission will close March 18th. Please submit your abstracts here. Please register for the conference here (discount if you register before May)

Meet the AES diversity scholarship winners

We received over 100 applications for the Young Professional Recruitment Fund diversity scholarship, and awarded 2016 memberships to 31. Meet them here. 

Sawfish Biology Symposium: New Orleans 2016

The American Elasmobranch Society is pleased to announce that our research symposium for the 2016 JMIH in New Orleans will be Biology and Ecology of Sawfishes