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THANK YOU SPEAKERS AND ATTENDEES FOR MAKING

THE FIRST NACMID/NEB-ASM JOINT MEETING

A SUCCESS!

SEE LINKS BELOW FOR ACCESS TO SPEAKER PRESENTATIONS

2016 NACMID/ASM-NEB BRANCH JOINT MEETING BROCHURE


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Program Overview

Monday, April 11, 2016: Workshops

  • (Hands on Workshop) Gram Stains - Morphology Still Matters, Linda Zuchowski, BS, MT(ASCP), SM

KEYNOTE ADDRESS:

Zombies and Infectious Disease in Popular Culture with Tara Smith, PhD, ASM Distinguished Lecturer


Tuesday, April 12, 2016: General Sessions

Track One:

  • Finding the Balance in AST Verification: Recommendations for CLSI M52, Linda Mann, PhD, D(ABMM)

Track Two:

Plenary Sessions:

  • Student Presentations
    • Vibrio Research, Joseph Park, HHMI Research Fellow, BU School of Medicine
    • Dynamics of Emergent and Invasive Pathogen Lineages of Vibrio parahaemolyticus (Vp) in the Northeast, Feng Xu, PhD Candidate, University of New Hampshire
    • Validation of  Method for Isolation of Clostridium difficile from Environmental Samples, Christian Beato-Melendez, PhD Candidate, UMASS Lowell

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Contact: Kristin Palladino <Kristin_Palladino@uml.org> or Irene George <NEBranch-ASM@comcast.net>
or Rebecca Zaffini <RebeccaZ@nacmid.org>