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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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Careers in Academia
Sunday, May 19th
noon - 1pm  Room 703

Gustavo Arrizabalaga
Indiana University SOM

Bernard Arulanandam
U Texas at San Antonio

Steven Daniel
Eastern Illinois University

Avelina Espinosa
Roger Williams University

Maria Esteve-Gassen
Texas A&M University

Rachel Elizabeth Gallery
University of Arizona

Steven Lipson
St. Francis College

Peter Lipke
Brooklyn College CUNY

Shonna McBride
Emory University

Joanna Mott
James Madison U

Scott Pegan
University of Denver

Tara C Smith
University of Iowa

Brenda Anne Wilson
University of Illinois

Careers in Clinical Microbiology
Monday, May 20th
noon to 1 pm in Room 703

Ellen Jo Baron
Director of Medical Affairs

Maggie Cervin, Ph.D.
Staff Scientist; R&D (Expression/Molecular Biology)
DuPont Industrial Biosciences

Leah Cole
Sanofi Pasteur

Gerri Hall, PhD
Cleveland Clinic

Susan Harrington
Cleveland Clinic

Philip Mlaker

Mindy Nye PhD, MT(ASCP), D(ABMM)
Vice President & Director
Laboratory Corporation of America

Azra Shahidi PhD, DABMM
Director of Microbiology & Molecular Diagnostics,
James J Peters Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Susan E. Sharp Ph.D., DABMM, FAAM
Medical Director, Regional and Hospital Laboratories
Kaiser Permanente - NW

Natalie N. Whitfield, PhD
Clinical Asst Professor-Department of Pathology
University of Arizona

Carol Young
Clinical Microbiology Laboratory Supervisor
University of Michigan Health System

Careers in Industry
Tuesday, May 21st
noon - 1 pm Room 703

Jamie Bobolis
Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics

Leah Cole
Sanofi Pasteur

Brian Gray PhD
ASERT Postdoctoral Fellow
University of New Mexico

W. R. (Bill) Mahaffey PhD
Chief Technology Officer
Luca Technologies

Daniel Petri
Scientist, Development Group Manager; Animal and Environmental Applications
Dupont Nutrition and Health

Joel R Sevinsky, PhD
Technical Fellow
Ciris Energy

Sheikh Selim
Director of R&D
PHL Associates, Inc.

Thomas R. Shryock, PhD
Senior Research Advisor - Microbiology; Global Regulatory Affairs

Laura M. Smoot, Ph.D.
Senior Manager; R&D, Assay Development, Identification
SIEMENS Healthcare Diagnostics, Inc.