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Division Resources and Training

General Meeting Information

2010 Division Officer Administrative Duties
Division Officers have many things to think about beyond the General Meeting. This short presentation will help guide you through your administrative duties and responsibilities.
2010 General Meeting Program Planning
Development of the Program for each General Meeting starts over a year in advance of the actual meeting. This presentation will provide you with the basics of how to do it.
2009 Abstract Reviews I - Duties
The Abstract Review Process is a critical part of your annual commitment to the General Meeting. This overview describes the responsibilities for all reviewers.
2009 Abstract Reviews II - Process
The discussion on the Abstract Review Process continues in this talk with a description of how the on-line review process works.

History of the General Meeting
If you are interested in looking at who has been a division chair or the division lecturer, the following downloads are the place to find them.

Division Chairs
This document contains a listing of all division Chairs since 1981.
Division Lecturers
This document contains a listing of all division lectures since 1981.
Divisional Group Symposia
The Divisional Group Symposia represent ideas of broad interest to the divisions within each group. This listing will give you the titles of these important sessions at the meeting.
ASM Lectures
The ASM Lecture is the keynote address for the General Meeting. This document provides a listing of who has been the ASM Lecturer (and the topic) since 1981.

Other Information

Division Web Page Development
Want to develop a web page for your division? This document provides you with some ideas on suggested content as well as ASM's policies relating to this important method of communication with your division membership.
Division Listservs
A listserve dedicated to the interests of your division is a convenient tool in the communication process. This document will help you create this service for your division.