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At MAPD students will learn how to navigate the meeting, network with ASM leaders, and receive feedback on their presentation.
Thursday, 20 April 2017 13:21

Obituary: Mark Wainberg, AIDS Drug Pioneer

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Dr. Wainberg, an AAC editor, discovered the effectiveness of the antiretroviral drug 3TC against HIV
Tuesday, 28 March 2017 09:26

Applying for your first grant?

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Take the ASM Grant Writing Online Course. Learn best practices from grant reviewers and successful grantees.
The Journal of Microbiology & Biology Education (JMBE) is pleased to announce a Call for Manuscripts for a Science Communication themed issue. Submit your manuscript today!
Dr. Stacey Schultz-Cherry testified before a Senate subcommittee on the importance of funding for research
Monday, 06 March 2017 15:42

ASM on U.S. Immigration Policy Concerns

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The mission of the ASM is to promote and advance the microbial sciences, in the United States and worldwide. ASM continues to champion science diplomacy and promote international partnerships in the sciences. 
Microbiology is coming together in new ways, and whether you’re a researcher or educator, a clinical or applied microbiologist, an infectious disease or environmental microbiology expert, your expertise will help shape the future of microbiology.
Wednesday, 08 February 2017 13:23

Agar Art 2017 Contest Now Open

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Since 2015, Agar Art has provided an outlet for the creativity of ASM members
Dr. Qadri and others are working to end the threat of a disease that has killed millions
Monday, 23 January 2017 10:25

ASM on the Use of Preprints

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ASM supports preprints but asserts the essential value of peer review to help validate the quality and trustworthiness of science, favoring an ecosystem where preprints and journals coexist and synergize
Develop professional development skills, receive career advising & present research at ASM Microbe 2017 through the Capstone Fellowship.
Thursday, 12 January 2017 12:14

Nobel Laureate Oliver Smithies Dies at 91

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Smithies, a past ASM member, shared the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 2007
Thursday, 05 January 2017 11:07

Conduct summer research and need funds to present?

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Apply for the Undergraduate Research Capstone Fellowship program and present your results at ASM Microbe 2017! Deadline: 1/20.
Did you know the number of oral abstract presentation slots for ASM Microbe 2017 (June 1–5, New Orleans, LA) has increased by nearly 50 percent? That means 1 in 5 accepted abstracts will be selected for oral presentations! Submit your abstracts hereDeadline: January 9, 5:00 p.m. ET.
Wednesday, 28 December 2016 15:16

ASM Best of Social Media 2016

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A year in review of the ASM's top performing social media posts! 
Friday, 27 January 2017 12:56

Funds Available for Undergraduate Fellowship

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Mentor a talented undergraduate student during a summer research experience through the ASM Undergraduate Research Fellowship Program. Deadline: 2/15.
The ASM Undergraduate Research Fellowship will provide you with a stipend to conduct summer research, enhance your professional development skills, and present your research.
Community college, undergraduate, and postbaccalaureate students, who are underrepresented minorities in the sciences, are encouraged to apply for the Undergraduate Research Capstone Fellowship Program.  
Microbiology should remain a mandatory component of the nursing curriculum. Read our editorial and more from JMBE's new issue.
Tuesday, 06 December 2016 11:16

Peter Palese Featured in Public Radio Broadcast

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WNYC broadcast features virologist’s quest for a better flu vaccine
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