ASM 108th General Meeting
The following is a list of sessions occurring at ASM’s 108th General Meeting in Boston that may be of interest to ASM’s clinical microbiology and public health members; please refer to the final program to verify meeting locations as rooms are subject to change.
Sunday, June 1, 5:00pm – 7:30pm, Seaport Exhibition Center
Monday, May 2, 8:30am – 10:30am, Ballroom East
Monday, June 2, 8:00am-10:30am, 205A
Monday, June 2, 8:00am -10:30am, 104A
Monday, June 2, 10:45am – 11:45am, 258B
Monday, June 2, 12:00pm - 1:30pm, Ballroom East
Monday, June 2, 8:00am – 10:30am, 210B
Tuesday, June 3, 8:00am – 10:30am, 205A
Tuesday, June 3, 8:00am – 10:30am, 104A
Tueday, June 3, 1:15pm – 2:15pm, 107A
Tuesday, June 3, 2:30pm - 5:00pm, 104A
Tuesday, June 3, 8:00am-10:30am, Ballroom East
Tuesday, June 3, 2:30pm – 5:00pm, Ballroom East
Tuesday, June 3, 2:30pm-5:00pm, 104A
Tuesday, June 3, 5:30pm – 7:00pm, 253A
Wednesday, June 4, 8:00am-10:30am, 253A
Wednesday, June 4, 8:00am - 10:30am, Ballroom East
Wednesday, June 4, 2:30pm – 5:00pm, Ballroom West
Wednesday, June 4, 2:30pm - 5:00pm, 258B
Clinical Microbiology is a Trivial Pursuit (Session 310)
Wednesday, June 4, 2:30pm – 5:00pm, Ballroom East
Thursday, June 5, 8:00am - 10:30am, 205A
Thursday, June 5, 8:00am – 10:30am, 258B
Thursday, June 5, 8:00am – 10:30am, 107A
For more detailed information about these and other sessions, and click on the Program Viewer.
Download the Report
The American College of Microbiology recently released its new report, Clinical Microbiology in the 21st Century. The report discusses the current status of clinical microbiology, the directions in which it is headed, and solutions for the problems of today and those likely to be encountered in the years to come.
Journals Tip Sheet
Infection and Immunity, May 2008
Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, May 2008
Journal of Virology, May 2008
The American Society for Microbiology has endorsed the One Health Initiative, which recognizes the inter relationships among human, animal, and environmental health and seeks to enhance communication, cooperation, and collaboration in integrating these areas for the health and well being of all species.
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