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:
(Date:11/21/2014)... 20, 2014 C-Labs LLC, a leading provider ... Things (IoT), today announced the appointment of John ... Previously a strategic advisor to the firm, Mr. Traynor ... Traynor is based out of the C-Labs office in ... Chris Muench , Chief Executive Officer. ...
(Date:11/18/2014)... -- The Parenteral Drug Association (PDA) today confirmed that seven ... at least seven more will participate in the upcoming 2014 ... in Washington D.C. , Dec. 2-4. ... from the regulatory agencies in the United States ... effort to help advance the use of metrics in the ...
(Date:11/11/2014)... -- Forensicon, Inc., a Chicago -based digital ... promotion of Yaniv Schiff from Senior Computer ... new role as Director, he will lead company efforts ... and provide leadership within the company,s digital forensics practice ... Schiff joined Forensicon in 2006 and ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):C-Labs Names Former Microsoft and Bsquare Executive as Chief Operating Officer 2FDA's Janet Woodcock, EMA's Emer Cooke Headline PDA Quality Metrics Conference 2Yaniv Schiff Promoted to Director of Digital Forensics at Forensicon, Inc. 2
(Date:11/24/2014)... Billerica, Massachusetts (PRWEB) November 24, 2014 ... Simplify Panels ” from METTLER TOLEDO demonstrates how ... panel. , Power analytics and sample panel design ... control cycle chemistry and protect against corrosion and ... take up a significant amount of panel space. ...
(Date:11/23/2014)... 2014 Apiscent Labs, a privately ... chemical ingredients to the global pharmaceutical and flavor ... new website, Apiscent.com. , The Apiscent.com homepage welcomes ... design, easy navigation, rotating images and content focused ... out. , The company’s work in ...
(Date:11/22/2014)... November 21, 2014 Prominent academics, ... will gather on December 3rd at Genetic Rx, ... series. GeneticRx will take place at the Joseph ... and will discuss the present and future of ... skipping, and gene editing—as well as the treatment ...
(Date:11/22/2014)... On November 17th Chicago start-up Briteseed outperformed ... Technologies Summit in San Francisco to take first place ... Silicon Valley investors and technology elites as the premier ... positions Briteseed to move on to the final ... compete with other elite innovation finalists for a $125,000 ...
Breaking Biology Technology:New Video Shows How to Simplify Cycle Chemistry Sample Panels to Save Time and Costs 2Pioneering Academics and Key Industry Leaders to Discuss Rare Diseases and the Emergence of New Genetic Medicines at Genetic Rx on December 3rd 2Insight Product Development Accelerator Member Wins MedTech Innovator Award Competition 2Insight Product Development Accelerator Member Wins MedTech Innovator Award Competition 3
Cached News: