Western New York American Society for Microbiology's Fall
Symposium is Tuesday October 25th
The Western New York Branch of the American Society is hosting
their annual fall symposium featuring Dr. Nancy Miller (Boston
University Medical Center), Dr. Laura Kramer (New York State
Department of Health) and Dr. Marc Potzler (Buffalo Exterminating).
This event will be held Tuesday October 25, 2016 at the University
at Buffalo’s Center for tomorrow from 4:00-8:30 pm. Program
and details follow below:
4:00 – 4:45 pm
4:45 – 5:45 pm
Nancy S. Miller, M.D.
Medical Director, Clinical Microbiology and Molecular Diagnostics
Laboratory Medicine, Boston Medical Center
“Fungal Fest: A Potpourri of Challenges, Conundrums and
5:45 – 6:15 pm
Marc Potzler, B.S.
Board Certified Entomologist,
Technical Training Director, Buffalo Exterminating
“Mosquito Biology and Control of Aedes Mosquitoes"
6:15 - 6:30 pm
Erwin Neter Award Winner
Graduate Student, Department of Microbiology University at
"Modulation of Transitions fromColonization to Infection in
6:30 – 7:15 pm
Dinner by Reservation – This is buffet style including
appetizers, roast chicken, vegetarian pasta bake, and more
7:15 – 7:30 pm
WNY ASM Business Meeting
7:30 - 8:30 pm
Laura D. Kramer, Ph.D.
Director, Arbovirus Laboratory
NYS Department of Health
Wadsworth Center, Albany, NY
"Global Emergence of Zika Virus"
Deadline: Tuesday, Oct 18, 2016
Cost of Membership in WNY ASM Branch plus Dinner: $25.00
($15.00 membership + $10 dinner)
Cost of Dinner for Members of WNY ASM (who paid their 2015
dues via the ASM Website): $10.00
For Students, cost for Branch Membership plus Dinner:
Please send your name, address, phone number, email and
institutional affiliation to Lynn Connors along with your check.
Make checks payable to: Lynn Connors, Treasurer WNY ASM 23 Chisholm
Trail Orchard Park, NY 14127 H 662-7552; W 829-5184.