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ASM Attends UN General Assembly

ASM President, Susan Sharp, Ph.D., joined global leaders at the United Nations General Assembly in New York today in a historical meeting to focus on the commitment to fight AMR.

UN General Assembly Focuses on AMR

Leaders at the UN General Assembly draft a plan for coordinated, cross-cutting efforts to improve the current state of AMR.

Superbugs are a 'Fundamental Threat'

If antibiotics were telephones, we would still be calling each other using clunky rotary dials and copper lines," Stefano Bertuzzi, CEO of ASM, told NBC News.
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Participating Student Membership Institutions

The Student Membership Committee of the ASM Membership Board thanks the following institutions for providing over 1,100 memberships to students of microbiology through the 2010 Institutional Student Membership Program. The 2011 program year opened 1 September 2010. If you are interested in more information about this special membership rate, please contact ASM Membership Services at

 Albert Einstein College of Medicine
 Allegheny Branch ASM
 Auburn University Microbiology Club
 Baylor College of Medicine
 Brigham Young University
 California State University, Los Angeles
 California State University, Chico
 California State University, Northridge
 Campbell University
 Clemson University
 Culver-Stockton College
 Duquesne University
 George Mason University
 Grand Valley State University
 Iowa State University
 James Madison University
 Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
 Juniata College
 Louisiana State University
 Loyola University Maryland
 Marian College
 Miami University
 Michigan State University
 Missouri State University
 Monash University, Subang Campus
 Northwest College
 Ohio Weslayan University
 Pennsylvania State University
 Quinnipiac University
 Rider University
 Rutgers University
 South Dakota State University
 St. Vincent College
 Tauro College
 Texas Lutheran University
 Texas State University, San Marcos
 Truman State University
 Universidad Autonoma de Chihuahua
 University of Arkansas for Medical Services
 University of California, David
 University of Colorado, Denver
 University of Iowa
 University of Maine
 University of Mary Hardin-Baylor
 University of Massachusetts, Amherst
 University of Michigan, Dearborn
 University of Minnesota
 University of North Dakota
 University of Pittsburgh
 University of Rhode Island
 University of South Florida College of Public Health
 University of Southern Florida
 University of Southern Mississippi
 University of Texas at El Paso
 University of the Sciences in Philadelphia
 Utica College
 Victoria College
 Virginia Commonwealth University
 Virginia Tech
 Washington University in St. Louis
 Weber State University