Welcome to the NW ASM Branch website serving professionals in Washington, Oregon, Idaho and Montana. Our annual meetings include both general and clinical microbiology sessions as well as special sessions for educators that are focused on the latest approaches to teaching microbiology. Poster sessions highlight both graduate and undergraduate work in microbiology. Attending branch meetings is a great way for your students to get experience presenting their work and provide the opportunity to meet with professionals in the field. Registration for undergraduate students is always free. If you would like to join the branch and support this important work please visit the ASM Branches website.


2016 Meeting

The 2016 NW Branch ASM meeting will be held November 18th and 19th on the campuses of the University of Washington and Seattle Pacific University. Please visit the 2016 Conference website for detailed schedule information, poster registration and more.

Registration is now open: http://www.eventsbot.com/events/eb0521309042

Keynote Address:

Dr. Tara Smith
Kent State Univerisity
College of Public Health

Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus: Pigs, Pork, and Pathogens

Plenary Session:

Dr. Kristina Adams Waldorf
University of Washington
School of Medicine

Zika: An unprecedented health threat for pregnant women

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Please register early to save!
Registration the day of the event is subject to an additional $15 service charge.

Previous meetings: | 2016 | 2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010

Thank you for your support of the NW ASM!

Derek Wood

Steve Libby
Vice President and Treasurer