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Program Committee Chair
Jeffrey Olimpo, PhD

Program Committee Vice-Chair
Jaclyn Madden, MS

All 2018 Program Committee Members


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Agar Art by: Kimberly Payne, 
University of Pittsburgh 

"ASMCUE has been instrumental in building my teaching practices toolbox and connecting me with teachers at the cutting–edge of scientific teaching."
Miriam Martin, University of California, Davis

Final Program

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ASMCUE 18 Guidebook Poster



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Martin Mark
Mark O. Martin, Ph.D.
University of Puget Sound
Dept. of Biology

ASM Carski Foundation Distinguished Teaching Award (2018)

"Teaching Students to See Through Microbial Eyes"
Weiman Carl
Carl E. Wieman, Ph.D.
Stanford University Dept. of Physics and
Carl Wieman Science Education Initiative

Nobel Prize in Physics (2001)

"A New Way to Characterize and Evaluate Your Teaching"
Ma Hong
Hong Ma, MD, Ph.D.
Oregon Health & Science University, Center for Embryonic Cell and Gene Therapy

"Cell and Gene Therapy in Reproductive Medicine"
benson spencer 2
Spencer Benson, Ph.D.
Education Innovations International Consulting

Sunday Plenary & Workshop: "25 years of ASMCUE: Education and Beyond" and "Charting the Future of Microbiology/Biology Education at ASM"

Scientific Updates

Alper Hal2
Hal S. Alper, Ph.D.
University of Texas at Austin,
McKetta Department of Chemical Engineering and Cockrell School of Engineering

"Engineering an Expanded Chemical Palette in Cells"
Davies Bryan
Bryan W. Davies, Ph.D.
University of Texas at Austin,
Member of Center for Systems and Synthetic Biology

"Using Biologics to Control Microbial Infections"
Diaz Martinez Laura
Laura A. Diaz-Martinez, Ph.D.
University of Texas at El Paso

"Mitosis Meets the Mitochondria: Implications for Cancer Development and Therapies"
Theresa Koehler
Theresa M.
Koehler, Ph.D.

University of Texas - McGovern Medical School

"Where Bacterial Physiology Meets Virulence - The Anthrax Model"
Torres Alfredo
Alfredo G.
Torres, Ph.D.

University of Texas Medical Branch

"The Art of Making Vaccines"

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