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The American Academy of Microbiology (Academy) is the honorific leadership group within the American Society for Microbiology (ASM), the world's oldest and largest life science organization. The mission of the Academy is to recognize scientists for outstanding contributions to microbiology and provide microbiological expertise in the service of science and the public.

 

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Cubist-ICAAC Award 
April 1, 2015

ICAAC Young Investigator Awards 
April 1, 2015

asm2016 Awards 
May 15, 2015

 

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Richard Webby

Richard Webby

   St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, TN

Julie Segre

Julie Segre

  National Human Genome Research Institute, Bethesda, MD

Susan Zolla-Pazner

 New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY

Paul Kellam

Sanger Institute and MRC Centre for Medical Molecular Virology, Cambridge and London, United Kingdom

Marc Lipsitch

 Harvard School of Public Health, Cambridge, MA

Vernon Carruthers

Vernon Carruthers

University of Michigan School of Medicine, Ann Arbor, MI 

David Holmes

David Holmes

 Fundación Ciencia y Vida & Universidad de Andrés Bello, Santiago, Chile 

Karl Klose

Karl Klose

University of Texas-San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas 

Kellogg Schwab

Kellogg Schwab

  Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD

François Baneyx

François Baneyx

University of Washington, Seattle, WA

James Karlowsky

James Karlowsky

University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada

Antje Boetius

Antje Boetius

University of Bremen, Bremen, Germany 

Sabine Ehrt

Sabine Ehrt

Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, N.Y. 

Patrick Hearing

Patrick Hearing

Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, N.Y

Karl Munger

Karl Munger

 Tufts University School of Medicine, Medford, MA

John Archibald

John Archibald

St. Charles Tupper Medical Building, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Oliver Cornely

Oliver Cornely

University of Köln, Köln, Germany 

David Mills

David Mills

 University of California-Davis, Davis, CA

Peter Murray

Peter Murray

 St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, TN

Erhard Bremer

Erhard Bremer

Philipps-Universität Marburg, Marburg, Germany 

Pradeep Singh

Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom 

Patrik Bavoil

Patrik Bavoil

University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD

Myron Goodman

Myron Goodman

University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA

James Paton

James Paton

 University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Africa

JoAnne Flynn

JoAnne Flynn

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 

Gerald Smith

Gerald Smith

  Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA

David Kehoe

David Kehoe

Indiana University-Bloomington, Bloomington, IN

Russell Hill

Russell Hill

University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science, Baltimore, MD 

Jack Pronk

Jack Pronk

 Delft University of Technology, Delft, Netherlands

James McInerney

James McInerney

University of Ireland-Maynooth, Maynooth, Ireland

Yoichi Kamagata

National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, Hokkaido, Japan

Diane Citron

Diane Citron

R.M. Alden Reseach Laboratory, Culver City, CA 

Bidadi Prasad

Bidadi Prasad

 Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX

Emmanuel Roilides

Emmanuel Roilides

 Aristotle University School of Medicine, Thessaloniki, Greece

Beth McCormick

Beth McCormick

University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 

Walter Atwood

Walter Atwood

Brown University, Providence, RI

Hans-Peter Klenk

Hans-Peter Klenk

Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom 

Joachim Messing

Joachim Messing

 Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ

Shigetou Namba

Shigetou Namba

 The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan

Michael Katze

Michael Katze

University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA

Oliver Rando

University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA

Boris Striepen

Boris Striepen

   University of Georgia, Athens, GA

John Mascola

John Mascola

 National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 

Eric Brown

US Food and Drug Administration, College Park, Md.

Denise Monack

Denise Monack

 Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA

Maria Schumacher

Maria Schumacher

  Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, N.C.

Bryan White

Bryan White

  University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Champaign, IL

George Gao

George Gao

Chinese Academy of Sciences/Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Beijing, China 

Edward Ryan

Edward Ryan

 Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA

Karen Otteman

Karen Otteman

 University of California-Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA

David Watkins

David Watkins

   University of Miami Medical School, Miami, FL

Juan Carlos De La Torre

The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, CA

Eric Skaar

Eric Skaar

  Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville TN

Rob Knight

Rob Knight

University of California-San Diego, San Diego, CA 

Steve Blanke

Steve Blanke

University of Illinois, Urbana, IL 

Stephen McSorley

Stephen McSorley

 University of California-Davis, Davis, CA

Geoffrey McFadden

Geoffrey McFadden

University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia 

Marta Perego

Marta Perego

 The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, Calif. 

Andrew Jackson

Andrew Jackson

Department of Plant and Microbial Biology, University of California-Berkeley, Berkeley, CA

Scott Weaver

Scott Weaver

   University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX

Ivan Matic

Ivan Matic

 Université Paris Descartes, Paris, France 

Birgitta Henriques-Normark

Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden

Victoria Orphan

Victoria Orphan

 California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA

Jennifer Doudna

Jennifer Doudna

University of California-Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 

Paul Lambert

University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI

Tracy Palmer

Tracy Palmer

 University of Dundee, Dundee, United Kingdom

Stephen David Bell

Stephen David Bell

Indiana University-Bloomington, Bloomington, IN 

Pina Fratamico

Pina Fratamico

U.S.D.A., Wyndmoor, PA 

Raymond Schinazi

Raymond Schinazi

   Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA

James Alfano

James Alfano

Center for Plant Science Innovation, Lincoln, NE

Mariagrazia Pizza

Mariagrazia Pizza

 Novartis Vaccines and Diagnostics, Siena, Italy

Katrina Forest

Katrina Forest

University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI 

Fitnat Yildiz

Fitnat Yildiz

 University of California-Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA

Emanuelle Charpentier

Emanuelle Charpentier

Helmholtz Center for Infection Research, Braunschweig, Germany 

Yi Liu

Yi Liu

 The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 

Stacey Schultz-Cherry

Stacey Schultz-Cherry

  St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, TN

Qijing Zhang

Qijing Zhang

 Iowa State University, Ames, IA

Celia Schiffer

Celia Schiffer

  University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA

Mark Schembri

Mark Schembri

University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia

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