ASM Sponsors Black in Microbiology

ASM is proud to sponsor Black in Microbiology, a celebration of Black microbiologists. We seek to showcase and amplify the contributions of Black microbial scientists and work to address the disparities and racism in the microbial sciences.

Black in Microbiology's inaugural #BlackinMicro week is Sept. 28 - Oct. 4, 2020. Check out free, online events each day:

  • Monday, Sept. 28: Disparities in STEM Education  | #MyMicroStory
  • Tuesday, Sept. 29: Virology  | #BlackInVirology
  • Wednesday, Sept. 30: Parasitology & Mycology  | #BlackInParisitology #BlackInMycology
  • Thursday, Oct. 1: Careers in Microbiology  | #CareersInMicro
  • Friday, Oct. 2: Bacteriology  | #BlackInBacteriology
  • Saturday, Oct. 3: Microbiome  | #BlackInMicrobiome
  • Sunday, Oct. 4: #BlackinMicro Week Wrap-Up | #MicroRacism #BlackInMicrobiology

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