ASM Virtual Workshop Best Practices in Scientific Writing and Publishing!

Series Overview

Sharing your scientific discoveries with the world is just as important as the research itself. Each year, ASM publishes more than 7,000 scientific papers in its 13 renowned journals.

The ASM Virtual Workshop on Best Practices in Scientific Writing and Publishing aims to assist in the development of skills needed to write and submit scientific manuscripts with the ultimate goal of improving the dissemination of research and enhanced knowledge sharing. Exercises and examples are included and each ASM member that participates in both sessions will receive a Certificate of Completion via email.

This workshop is free for ASM members.

 

The content of this page is restricted to ASM Members only.

Please login at the top-right or to become a member, join ASM.

Register to read more...

Virtual Lectures for ASM Indian Members

Indian members have exclusive access the a series of ASM virtual lectures for free as part of their ASM membership.

The content of this page is restricted to ASM Members only.

Please login at the top-right or to become a member, click here.

Register to read more...

New Appointments to ASM’s International Ambassador Network

Following a highly competitive application process and extensive review, seventeen ASM Ambassadors were appointed in November 2012. These appointments expand ASM’s worldwide network of in-country representatives to 87 countries and further enhance the Society’s ability to engage our international members, partners and stakeholders.

ASM congratulates the following Ambassadors on their recent appointment:

Argentina

Diana Vullo

Guadeloupe

Damien Meyer

Armenia

Armen Trchounian

Iran

Masoud Haghkhah

Cameroon

Jane-Francis Akochere

Kyrgyzstan

Tinatin Doolotkeldieva

Canada

Trevor Charles

Latvia

Alexander Rapoport

Denmark

Lars Bogø Jensen

Lebanon

Ghassan Matar

Ecuador

Gabriel Trueba

Switzerland

Fiona Walsh

Georgia

Natalia Shubladze

Tunisia

Amel Kechrid

Germany

Dag Harmsen

Yemen

Nagi Ahmed AL-Haj

Greece

Konstantinos Kormas

 

For more information on the ASM Ambassador Program, please visit: www.asm.org/international/ambassadors.

ASM Country Ambassador Program

Country Ambassadors are senior scientists that represent ASM in their home country, facilitating partnership and exchange with other scientists worldwide. There are currently 86 ASM Country Ambassadors.


Responsibilities

  • Develop and maintain relationships with key institutions and organizations in the region
  • Identify and respond to the needs of the local microbiological community
  • Promote and explain the benefits of membership in ASM

Eligibility

  • Have current ASM membership
  • Have demonstrated leadership in their scientific or academic community

Application Process

  • Applications should be submitted to ASM International Affairs via the International Online Applications website, https://intlgrants.asm.org
  • Applications must include: curriculum vitae; ASM Member Number; ASM and non-ASM meetings regularly attended; area of scientific interest; membership in national, regional, and international scientific societies; a cover letter explaining the member's interest in becoming a Country Ambassador and highlighting relevant skills, education, or experience; and an action plan with their proposed activities in the Country Ambassador role
  • Country Ambassadors are elected for an initial 3-year term followed by a formal review and opportunity to extend for one additional term

Benefits

  • Opportunity to positively contribute to the overall mission of ASM and advance microbiology worldwide
  • Prestige of being an official ASM representative to microbiologists in their country/region
  • Opportunity to network with influential administrators, faculty, and scientific leaders worldwide

ASM Young Ambassador Program

ASM Young Ambassadors are dynamic young leaders, who represent ASM in their home country, facilitating networking, professional development, and collaboration to strengthen science globally. ASM Young Ambassadors mobilize the next generation of scientists to develop innovative approaches to meet the Grand Challenges in Science.


Activities

  • Engage other young/early career scientists:
  • Promote networking and collaboration locally and globally
  • Leverage ASM resources to meet the needs of young microbiologists
  • Develop novel approaches to advancing the careers and science of your peers
  • Raise awareness of the benefits of ASM membership to students and young professionals worldwide
  • Advance ASM's mission of knowledge sharing for the advancement of science, and the improvement of the world we share!

Benefits

  • Prestige of being an official ASM representative
  • Opportunity to network with scientific leaders worldwide
  • Contribution to advancing microbiology to meet Grand Challenges

Eligibility

  • Have current ASM membership
  • Are in the process of obtaining or have obtained an advanced academic degree, within the past five years and are working in any of the microbiology disciplines
  • Have excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Experience using social media
  • Have demonstrated leadership in their scientific or academic community

Application Process

  • Applications should be submitted to ASM International Affairs via the International Online Applications website, https://intlgrants.asm.org
  • Applications must include: curriculum vitae; ASM Member Number; ASM and non-ASM meetings regularly attended; area of scientific interest; membership in national, regional, and international scientific societies; a cover letter explaining the member's interest in becoming a Young Ambassador and highlighting relevant skills, education, or experience; and an action plan with their proposed activities in the Young Ambassador Role
  • Young Ambassadors are elected for an initial 1-year followed by a formal review and opportunity to extend for an additional 2 years


For more information on the ASM Young Ambassador Program, please send us an e-mail at YoungAmbassador@asmusa.org and visit us on facebook.

 

ASM Young Ambassadors are dynamic young leaders, who represent ASM in their home country, facilitating networking, professional development, and collaboration to strengthen science globally. ASM Young Ambassadors mobilize the next generation of scientists to develop innovative approaches to meet the Grand Challenges in Science.

Activities

  • Engage other young/early career scientists:
    • Promote networking and collaboration locally and globally
    • Leverage ASM resources to meet the needs of young microbiologists
    • Develop novel approaches to advancing the careers and science of your peers
    • Raise awareness of the benefits of ASM global communities to students and young professionals
    • Advance ASM’s mission of knowledge sharing for the advancement of science, and the improvement of the world we share!

Benefits

  • Prestige of being an official ASM representative
  • Opportunity to network with scientific leaders worldwide
  • Contribution to advancing microbiology to meet Grand Challenges

Eligibility

  • Have current ASM membership
  • Are in the process of obtaining or have obtained an advanced academic degree, within the past five years and are working in any of the microbiology disciplines
  • Have excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Experience using social media
  • Have demonstrated leadership in their scientific or academic community

Application Process

  • Applications should be submitted to ASM International Affairs via the International Online Applications website, https://intlgrants.asm.org
  • Applications must include: curriculum vitae; ASM Member Number; ASM and non-ASM meetings regularly attended; area of scientific interest; membership in national, regional, and international scientific societies; a cover letter explaining the member’s interest in becoming a Young Ambassador and highlighting relevant skills, education, or experience; and an action plan with their proposed activities in the Young Ambassador Role
  • Young Ambassadors are elected for an initial 1-year followed by a formal review and opportunity to extend for an additional 2 years

For more information on the ASM Young Ambassador Program, please send us an e-mail at YoungAmbassador@asmusa.org and visit us on facebook.

TPL_asm2013_SEARCH