ASM Statement on COVID-19

Update: March 30, 2020
After much thoughtful discussion, the American Society for Microbiology Board of Directors has made the difficult decision to cancel ASM Microbe 2020, scheduled for June 18-22, 2020, in Chicago, IL.

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Your Microbial World is Waiting at ASM Microbe

ASM Microbe connects scientists with their science, producing a forum that allows for the sharing of new ideas and knowledge. ASM Microbe 2020, June 18–22 in Chicago, will be jam-packed with opportunities to hear the latest advances in microbiology, connect with peers on new collaborations, meet people with similar interests and gain exposure to new techniques in your field.

Plan now to take part in this highly anticipated meeting!
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Keynote Address 

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ASM Microbe 2019 Supporters

Thank You to Our Supporters

The American Society for Microbiology would like to recognize the following companies for their support of ASM Microbe 2019. On behalf of our leadership and our members, we thank them for their continued support and generous contributions. 
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Future ASM Microbe Dates

Plan ahead to make sure you don't miss an ASM Microbe meeting!

ASM Microbe 2021 | June 3–7, 2021 • Anaheim, CA

ASM Microbe 2022 | June 9–13, 2022 • Washington, DC

ASM Microbe 2023 | June 15–19, 2023 • Houston, TX