HOME >> BIOLOGY >> NEWS
Northwest Branch Meeting of American Society for Microbiology, March 10-12 in Seattle

The University of Washington (UW) Department of Microbiology will host the American Society for Microbiology Northwest Branch Meeting for 2006. The Northwest Branch is comprised of microbiologists residing in Washington, Idaho, Montana, Oregon and British Columbia, Canada. ASM offers a wealth of resources to microbiologists including access to publications (12 journals and 5 others with specialized topic focus), education, awards and fellowships, mentoring programs, public policy guidelines and public education. The Northwest branch meeting will provide scientific and educational forums to interested students, faculty, and clinical microbiologists.

The meeting begins on Friday afternoon at 4 p.m., March 10 and concludes at noon, Sunday, March 12, 2006. All meetings will be held in the University of Washington Health Sciences Building. The attendees will be able to choose from 8 different sessions with more than 38 guest speakers, many who are pre-eminent in their fields. Friday evening, March 10, will feature keynote addresses by Dr. Stanley Maloy, San Diego State University and President of the American Society for Microbiology and Dr. Pete Greenberg, chair of the Department of Microbiology at the University of Washington. There will also be an opportunity for graduate students to present their research via presentation and poster sessions on Saturday.

The meeting is open to any and all interested persons. The registration fee is $20 for faculty and $10 for all others. The fee includes a catered reception on Friday evening and a box lunch on Saturday.

Speaker topics include:

  • Bacterial & viral pathogenesis
  • Physiology & gene regulation
  • Astrobiology & life in extreme environments
  • Genomics & computation microbiology
  • Microbial diversity & evolution
  • Clinical microbiology
  • New frontiers in microbial evolution

The schedule, maps, and so on are online at:

Contact: Dr. Steve Libby
slibby@u.washington.edu
University of Washington
24-Feb-2006


Page: 1 2

Related biology news :

1. Northwestern biologists demote Southeast Asias forest ox
2. Northwestern receives Gates Foundation grant for medical diagnostics
3. First wolverine radio-collared in Pacific Northwest
4. Northwest forest plan research and monitoring to be shared during 2-day conference
5. Northwestern and Chicago Botanic Garden join forces to train botanists
6. Illinois researchers presenting at ASPB Annual Meeting in Chicago, July 7-11
7. Meeting the ethanol challenge: Scientists use supercomputer to target cellulose bottleneck
8. Highlighted sessions of ASBMBs 2007 Annual Meeting
9. Award lectures for ASBMBs 2007 Annual Meeting
10. AACR to present distinguished public service awards at 2007 Annual Meeting
11. AACR Annual Meeting showcases significant developments in understanding and targeting cancers

Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:10/26/2019)... (PRWEB) , ... October 23, 2019 , ... ... for a bioceramic nanotube surface that demonstrated the FDA requirements for nanotechnology. ... class of nanotechnology. This nanotechnology plays an important role in achieving Nanovis’ goal ...
(Date:10/26/2019)... ... , ... THE PRINCESS VEST, Made for women, designed by women , Unisex ... were the only choice. Women in radiology had to settle for either a flat ... harmful radiation to penetrate the sides of the breasts. , Female leaders of ...
(Date:10/22/2019)... ... October 21, 2019 , ... Veran Medical continues its mission to help ... navigated instruments. These devices are designed to help diagnose and guide treatment of small ... be launched at the annual American College of Chest Physicians (CHEST) annual meeting in ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):
(Date:11/2/2019)... ... October 31, 2019 , ... ... Biotechnologies in a live webinar on Friday, November 15, 2019 ... , Immunosequencing, the science of profiling T-cell receptors (TCRs) and B-cell receptors ...
(Date:10/29/2019)... ... October 29, 2019 , ... Modality ... Silver sponsorship and cold chain validation workshop at the Biomanufacturing World Summit (BMWS19) ... Diego, California. , The Biomanufacturing World Summit brings together pharmaceutical executives, ...
(Date:10/22/2019)... ... October 22, 2019 , ... Enplug , ... Mass Notification System into its digital signage platform. The collaboration brings one of ... possible for users to leverage their existing digital signage networks to quickly disseminate ...
(Date:10/10/2019)... (PRWEB) , ... October 09, 2019 , ... ... Amy Abernethy, MD, PhD, Principal Deputy Commissioner, FDA, as a newly-confirmed keynote speaker ... October 2019 in Las Vegas, Nevada USA. , Dr. Abernethy, a hematologist/oncologist and ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
Cached News: