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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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Charter Members of the Society of American Bacteriologists

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Abbott, Alexander Crever
Adami, J. G.
Bartlett, Charles J.
Bergey, David Hendricks
Blumer, George
Carroll, James
Cheesman, Timothy Matlack
Chester, Frederick Dixon
Clark, Henry Willard
Conn, Herbert W.
Copeland, William R.
Dawson, Francis Charles
de Schweinitz, Emile A.
Defendorf (sp?), A. R.
Dorset, F. Marion
Dunham, Edward K.
Ernst, Harold Clarence
Flexner, Simon
Freeman, Rowland Godfrey
Fuller, George Warren
Gage, Stephen DeM.
Gehrmann, Adolph
Gorham, Frederic Poole
Harding, Harry Alexis
Harris, Norman MacLeod
Hektoen, Ludvig
Hill, Hibbert Winslow
Hiss, Philip Hanson
Johnston, Wyatt Galt
Jordan, Edwin Oaks
Kinnicutt, Leonard P.
Leighton, Marshall O.
Loew, Oscar
Mackenzie, John J.
McDonnell, M. E.
McFarland, Joseph
Meltzer, Samuel J.
Moore, Veranus Alva
Novy, Frederick George
Pammel, Louis Herman
Park, William Hallock
Parker, W. H.
Pease, Herbert D.
Prescott, Samuel Cate
Prudden, Theophil Mitchell
Reed, Raymond Clinton
Robin, Albert
Russell, Harry Luman
Sedgwick, William Thompson
Smith, Erwin Frink
Smith, Theobald
Sternberg, George Miller
Vaughan, Victor Clarence
Ward, Archibald Robinson
Welch, William H.
Wesbrook, Frank Fairchild
Wilson, Ezra H.
Winslow, Charles‑Edward Amory
Wright, Floyd R.