ASM Conference Grant Recipients

May 2, 2019

April 2019

Nichole Broderick
University of Connecticut
Grant for: Conference on Beneficial Microbes

Geraldine Butler
University College Dublin
Grant for: Candida and Candidiasis 2020

Sean Crosson
University of Chicago
Grant for: Gordon Research Conference on Sensory Transduction in Microorganisms (STIM)

Christopher Hayes
University of California, Santa Barbara
Grant for: Molecular Genetics of Bacteria and Phages 

Luisa Hiller
Carnegie Mellon University
Grant for: Rust Belt Microbiome Conference

Nancy Lin
National Institute of Standards and Technology 
Grant for: Standards for Microbiome Measurements

Kelsey Murray
Western Dakota Tech
Grant for: From the Environment to the Clinic: Identifying & Tracking the Mobilome of Emerging Pathogens 

Kim Orth
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Grant for: FASEB SRC on Molecular Pathogenesis: Mechanisms of Infectious Disease

Eduardo Robleto
University of Nevada Las Vegas 
Grant for: The 63rd Wind River Conference on Prokaryotic Biology

Dean Rowe-Magnus
Indiana University Bloomington
Grant for: 8th International Conference on the Biology of Vibrios

Chris Waters
Michigan State University
Grant for: 27th Annual Midwest Microbial Pathogenesis Meeting



October 2018

Kelly Wrighton
Colorado State University
Grant for: Front Range Microbiome Symposium

Julia Willett
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
Grant for: The Minnesota Biofilm Symposium

Sara Tolsma
Northwestern College
Grant for: The Midwest Regional SEA-PHAGES Symposium

Ann Progulske-Fox
University of Florida
Grant for: The Mark Wilson Conference 

Wade Winkler
The University of Maryland
Grant for: The 20th Conference on Bacilli and Gram-Postive Bacteria

Anthony Maurelli
University of Florida
Grant for: Ninth Biennial Chlamydia Basic Research Society Meeting

Michael Lorenz
University of Texas McGovern Medical School
Grant for: 17th Annual South Central Medical Mycology Meeting

Corrie Detweiler and Manuela Raffatellu University of Colorado, Boulder &
University of California, San Diego
Grant for: The First GRC on Salmonella Biology and Pathogenesis

December 2018

Alison Criss
University of Virginia
Grant for: 2019 Mid-Atlantic Microbial Pathogenesis Meeting

Cheryl Ingram-Smith
Clemson University
Grant for: Cellular Biology of Eukaryotic Pathogens (CBEP) Meeting

Elizabeth Campbell
The Rockefeller University
Grant for: Gordon Research Conference on the Mechanisms in Microbial Transcription

Kalai Mathee
Florida International University
Grant for: 17th International Conference - Pseudomonas 2019

Lauren O'Donnell
Duquesne University
Grant for: Careers in Teaching Academia: Becoming a Virologist at a Teaching-focused Institution

Jennifer Pentz
Georgia Institute of Technology
Grant for: Evolution of Complex Life Conference

Tatiana Pinto
Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro
Grant for: ASM Workshop on Science Communication and Outreach

Paul Roepe
Georgetown University (GU)
Grant for: Emerging Artemisinin Resistance (ArtR)