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Branch Member Amy Vollmer Elected Fellow of the American Academy of Microbiology

Washington, DC - January 16, 2018 - In January, the American Academy of Microbiology elected 96 new Fellows. Fellows of the American Academy of Microbiology, an honorific leadership group within the ASM, are elected annually through a highly selective, peer-review process, based on their records of scientific achievement and original contributions that have advanced microbiology. There are over 2,400 Fellows representing all subspecialties of the microbial sciences and involved in basic and applied research, teaching, public health, industry, and government service. In addition, Fellows hail from all around the globe. The “Class of 2018" represents fellows from Bangladesh, the Netherlands, Switzerland, China, Israel, Austria, Sweden, Belgium, and the UK. Congratulations Amy! More »

Beware of Phishing Scams Involving ASM Branch Activities

This is a reminder that you will never be asked by ASM national or a branch for personal information (such as a SS number) or request to wire transfer funds. Never click on any links included in such emails and please report any suspicious activity to us. More »

Microbiology in the News from MicroNow

Microbiology in the news from MicroNow via the American Society for Microbiology More »

Clinical Microbiology Portal-ASM

Look to this important ASM resource for clinical microbiologists, the Clinical Microbiology Portal. More »

National ASM News Weekly Digest

News of interest to the microbiology community from national ASM More »

Health News from the NY Times

News about hospitals from the New York Times Health Section More »

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Newly Published Book by Branch Member, Jim Poupard Ph.D.

From the erudite and recognized expert in the area of anti-infectives, with over a hundred scientific publications comes A History of Microbiology in Philadelphia: 1880 to 2010. More »