The Latest in High Consequence Pathogen Research

ASM Biothreats is a one-of-a-kind meeting offering professionals in biodefense, biosecurity and biological threats the opportunity to exchange knowledge and ideas that will shape the future of this emerging field. ASM Biothreats offers a unique program that explores the latest developments and emerging technologies in the industry.

2020 ASM Biothreats will be held January 28–30, at the Hyatt Regency Crystal City at Reagan National Airport in Arlington, Virginia, featuring a strong focus on what’s new in high consequence pathogen research. Mark your calendar to join us! 

Registration is Open!

Secure the lowest rates when you register by Nov. 21

Plan to join us for the opportunity to exchange knowledge and ideas about the latest in high consequence pathogen research, and hear new and interesting perspectives that will help shape the future of biodefense and biological threats community.

About Arlington

Arlington, Virginia sits on the banks of the Potomac River across from the nation's capital. There's so much to explore in one of the most popular cities in the Greater Washington, D.C. metropolitan area. Experience outdoor festivals, revel in historic memorials, dine in chic cafes, view iconic landmarks and more when you visit for 2020 ASM Biothreats. 

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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
Vaccine Research Center, NIAID/NIH, Washington, DC

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