Important Dates 

Registration: March 2018

Hotel reservation deadline:
May 17, 2018

ASM Infectious Diseases Forum: 
June 8–10, 2018

ASM Clinical Microbiology 101:
June 7, 2018

ASM Infectious Diseases Forum Organizers

James McNally, GenMark Diagnostics, Co-Chair
Kevin Krause, Achaogen, Co-Chair
Faranak Atzadeh, Curetis
Joseph Campos, Children’s National Hospital
Ian Critchley, Allergan
Stephanie Dyson, Achaogen
Kelly Hoon, Illumina
Romney Humphries, Accelerate Diagnostics
Nathan Ledeboer, Medical College of Wisconsin
Natalie Whitfield, GenMark Diagnostics 

ASM Clinical Microbiology 101 Course Organizers

William Dunne, bioMérieux, Co-Chair
Susan Sharp, Co-Chair
Joseph Campos, Children’s National Hospital
Jane Hata, Mayo Clinic in Florida

Yvette McCarter, University of Florida
Sandra Richter, Cleveland Clinic
Omai Garner, University of California, Los Angeles

Meeting Location

Georgia World Congress Center
285 Andrew Young International Blvd., NW
Atlanta, Georgia 30313

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ASM Industry Education

The American Society for Microbiology is excited to launch two professional development programs designed specifically to promote organizational growth for the industry. These “meetings within a meeting” are co-located with the ASM Microbe 2018. Attendees will register separately from the Microbe meeting and all sessions will be held in an exclusive space within the Georgia World Congress Center.

ASM Infectious Diseases Forum

June 8 - 10, 2018 | Atlanta, Georgia | Co-located with ASM Microbe 2018

This four-day educational session is customized to address the professional development needs of the infectious diseases industry. Each session has been developed by professionals in industry, for professionals in industry with content targeted toward those working in the diagnostic, pharmaceutical, regulatory, and investment communities.

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ASM Clinical Microbiology 101

June 7, 2018 | Atlanta, Georgia | Co-located with ASM Microbe 2018

This one-day course is designed for the non-scientist— ie. industry sales, marketing, and policy staff. Whether staff are new to the world of microbiology or just need an update on the latest developments, this course will provide the fundamentals they need.

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