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The Branch Officers Toolkit provides Branch officers with information and forms relevant to their work with ASM Branches.
Click Here for a pdf of the information provided below (an overview of the services provided by National ASM for the Branches, the requirements for Branches to maintain good standing with ASM, and program guidelines and forms contained in the Branch Officers Toolkit)
Maintaining Good Standing Status with National ASM
Only Branches in “good standing” per the ASM Constitution and By-Laws are eligible to elect Councilors to vote at ASM Council meetings. In order to be in “good standing,” each ASM Branch is required to confirm the following on an annual basis:
Programs and Services Provided by National ASM for the Branches
Students and Postdocs
National sponsors a Student/Postdoctoral Chapter program. Branches are encouraged to foster the formation and growth of Chapters within their regions. Please click here for a list of ASM Chapters and information on how to start new Student/Postdoctoral Chapters
National ASM Membership
All Branch members are encouraged to join National ASM and take advantage of the many services it offers: Advance with ASM
Link to ASM National Membership Video (for use at Branch meetings): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yr_TBkUDe_Q
Please contact Anne Dempsey at ASM Headquarters (firstname.lastname@example.org) if you need additional information on the Branch program.