Call for Session Proposals

The call for 2021 ASM Biothreats session proposals is closed. Thank you for submitting your proposed topics and speakers for consideration for next years’ meeting. 

Certificate of Attendance

Registration Receipt

The Certificate of Attendance will be sent to all registered attendees on Monday, February 10 via email.  Meeting registration receipts can be obtained by logging back into the registration site.  Please email if you have questions or concerns regarding your Certificate of Attendance or registration receipt.

The Mobile App is Now LIVE!

Download the ASM Events mobile app to navigate the meeting with ease.  Search your App Store or Google Play for the ASM Events mobile app. Then use the app to create your meeting schedule to view or search abstracts, sessions, speakers and posters. You can also locate exhibitors, tour the Independence Poster Hall, and interact with fellow attendees, and much, much, more.

Search “ASM Events” in the Apple Store or Google Play to locate and download the app. If you are not using a mobile device, you can access the web version of the mobile app or go to the online program planner.

In addition, there will not be a printed program for the meeting. If you would like to download and print the PDF of the scientific program, click here.

2020 Biothreats Sponsors

The American Society for Microbiology thanks the official sponsors of 2020 Biothreats for their generous support.

Silver Tier Sponsors:








Layard Sponsor:


Program Committee

Jason Huntley, Co-Chair
University of Toledo, Toledo, OH 

Anthony Griffiths, Co-Chair
Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA

Matthew Lawrenz
University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, KY

Anna Honko
Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA

Carol Sabourin
Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA), Washington, DC

Marshall Bloom
Rocky Mountain Laboratories, Hamilton, MT

Monica Borucki
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, CA

Alfredo Torres
University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX

H. Carl Gelhaus
MRI Global, Kansas City, MO