Tracks and Subtracks


Antimicrobial Agents and Resistance (formerly part of the Antimicrobial Agents and Infectious Diseases Track) 
Applied and Environmental Science
Clinical Infections and Vaccine (formerly part of the Antimicrobial Agents and Infectious Diseases Track)
Clinical and Public Health Microbiology
Host-Microbe Biology
Microbial Ecology and Evolution (formerly Ecological and Evolutionary Science) 
Molecular Biology and Physiology
Profession of Microbiology 

Antimicrobial Agents and Resistance

AAR01 Surveillance of Antimicrobial Resistance: Molecular Typing, Clinical and Molecular Epidemiology
AAR02 Antimicrobial Agents: Mechanisms of Action and Mechanisms of Resistance
AAR03 Antifungal Agents and Resistance
AAR04 Antimicrobial Pharmacokinetics, Pharmacodynamics and General Pharmacology 
AAR05 Antimicrobial Stewardship, including Quality of Care
AAR06 Antiviral Agents (including HIV drugs) and Resistance
AAR07 Experimental Therapeutics
AAR08 New Antimicrobial Agents (pre-US IND or prior to the start of clinical therapeutic studies/pre-Phase 2) and New Research Technologies
AAR09 Pharmacological Studies of Antimicrobial Agents pre-NDA (Phase 2/3)

Applied and Environmental Science

AES01 Aeromicrobiology
AES02 Microbiology of Agricultural Systems
AES03 Antimicrobial Resistance in the Environment
AES04 Biofilms in Applied & Environmental Science
AES05 Biofuels & Bioproducts
AES06 Bioremediation, Biodegradation, Biofouling, and Biocorrosion
AES07 Electromicrobiology
AES08 Fermentation & Biotransformation
AES09 Freshwater, Wastewater, Drinking Water, and Marine Microbiology 
AES10 Genetic & Metabolic Functions in Environmentally Relevant Microbes
AES11 Microbiology of Food, including Spoilage, Fermentation, and Probiotics
AES12 Microbiology of the Built Environment
AES13 New Microbial Processes for Resource Recovery, Carbon Capture, and Resource Efficiency
AES14 Detecting, Characterization, and Source-Tracking of Environmental Microbes
AES15 Synthetic Biology
AES16 Geomicrobiology
AES17 Foodborne Pathogens

Clinical Infections and Vaccines

CIV01 Clinical Studies of Adult Infectious Diseases, including Clinical Trials and Diseases caused by Bacteria, Viruses, Fungi, Prions or parasites
CIV02 Infection Prevention and Control: Healthcare-associated and Surgical Infections and Clinical Epidemiology
CIV03 Global Health
CIV04 Transplant Infectious Diseases
CIV05 Pediatric Infectious Diseases
CIV06 Vaccines and Immunization Science

Clinical and Public Health Microbiology 

CPHM01 Administering the Clinical/Public Health Microbiology Laboratory
CPHM02 Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing
CPHM03 Diagnostic Bacteriology
CPHM04 Diagnostic Immunology
CPHM05 Diagnostic Mycobacteriology
CPHM06 Diagnostic Mycology
CPHM07 Diagnostic Parasitology
CPHM08 Diagnostic Public Health microbiology 
CPHM09 Diagnostic Veterinary Microbiology
CPHM10 Diagnostic Virology 
CPHM11 Laboratory Safety, Security, and Biodefense 
CPHM12 Molecular Diagnostic Microbiology
CPHM13 Laboratory Informatics
CPHM14 Practical Tools for Bench Technologists

Host-Microbe Biology

HMB01 Animal Infections
HMB02 Genetic & Physiological Adaptation to the Host
HMB03 Host Response to Microbes
HMB04 Cellular/Molecular Host-Microbe Interactions
HMB05 Invasion & Survival in Host Cells
HMB06 Manipulations of Host Functions by Microbes
HMB07 Microbe-Plant Interactions
HMB08 Microbial Symbioses with Invertebrabrate Hosts
HMB09 Microbiome-Host Interactions
HMB10 Phage-Host Interactions
HMB11 Polymicrobial Pathogenicity and Symbosis
HMB12 Sepsis & Inflammation
HMB13 Surface Structures of Pathogenic Microbes
HMB14 Toxins & Secreted Factors
HMB15 Virulence Regulatory Mechanisms
HMB16 Virus-Host Interactions
HMB17 Microbial Metabolism & Host Association
HMB18 Anti-pathogen Strategies

Microbial Ecology and Evolution 

MEE01 Biofilms in Ecological & Evolutionary Science
MEE02 Biogeochemical Processes and Systems Biology
MEE03 Climate Change and Microbes
MEE04 Comparative and Evolutionary Genomics
MEE05 Ecology and Evolution of Viruses & Phage
MEE06 Ecological & Evolutionary Modeling & Theory
MEE07 'omics to Study Ecosystem Function
MEE08 Patterns, Mechanisms & Experimental Approaches in Molecular Evolution
MEE09 Polymicrobial Interactions of Ecological or Evolutionary Significance
MEE10 Systems Biology
MEE11 Unusual Microbes & Extreme Environments

Molecular Biology and Physiology

MBP01 Assembly & Structure of Complexes
MBP02 Computational Genomics, Databases & Modeling
MBP03 Enzyme Mechanisms
MBP04 Eucaryotic Cell Biology
MBP05 Gene Regulatory Mechanisms
MBP06 Genome Dynamics and Horizontal Gene Transfer
MBP07 Growth & Development of Microbial Cells
MBP08 Metabolic Networks and Microbial Physiology 
MBP09 Molecular Biology & Physiology of Biofilms
MBP10 Motility Mechanisms
MBP11 New Genetic & Genomic Tools
MBP12 Phage Biology & Genomics
MBP13 Protein Secretion & Surface Localization 
MBP14 Replication/Repair/Recombination
MBP15 Stress & Stimulus Response Mechanisms
MBP16 Structural Biology
MBP17 Virus Assembly Mechanisms

Profession of Microbiology

POM01 Microbiology Education, Communication, and Outreach
POM02 Career & Professional Development
POM03 Microbiology Research and Policy Environments
POM04 History of Microbiology