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Microbiology Certification in Pakistan

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In March 2014 ASM along with the Pakistan Society for Microbiology (PSM) and the Pakistan Biological Safety Association (PBSA) convened a meeting to discuss the need and potential for a microbiology certification program in Pakistan.

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Fifteen prominent Pakistani microbiologists, representing both public and private institutions from all major cities in Pakistan, spent 3 days discussing who should be certified and how certification would work. Conversations illuminated the need for certification in order to raise the status of the profession as well as improve public health through higher-quality laboratory services. ASM is excited about working with Pakistani microbiologists to advance microbiology professionals and public health in Pakistan. 

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