Announcing the Global Video Challenge Winners


After receiving submissions from around the world, we’re proud to announce the winners of the ASM Global Video Challenge!

First Place
Santiago Ramon Garcia
University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada 
The Tale of the Arrow and the Feather
Second Place
Rebecca Case and Julie Saby
University of Alberta, Canada 
How Microbiology has Made My World a Better Place

Third Place - Tie
Christopher Bandoro and the Runstadler Lab
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA

Making the World a Better Place, One Bird at a Time!

Jordan Steel and the Geiss Lab
Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO
Inhibiting Dengue Virus Capping Enzyme

People’s Choice 

Protim Sarker
International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Dhaka Bangladesh 
WRSS1 Shigella Vaccine Study


Watch Santiago Ramon Garcia, Runstadler Lab representatives, and Rebecca Case receive awards for their videos at the President’s Forum during the asm2014 in Boston, MA! The videos from the top nine finalists were played in the International Lounge throughout the asm2014, and can be viewed here.