News and Views

Below is the most recent issue of News and Views, the quarterly newsletter of the American Academy of Microbiology. Inside it are interviews with Academy Fellows and committee members, updates on the critical issue colloquia series, notes about Fellows who have been distinguished with awards and other honors, and other news relevant to the latest activities of the Academy.

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Current Issue:

 Issue 2, 2016

  • Newly Elected to the Board of Governors
  • Newly Elected to the Committee on Elections 
  • The Academy Welcomes New Fellows
  • Events for Fellows at ASM Microbe 2016
  • Congratulations to the 2016 Award Winners
  • Awards Lectures at ASM Microbe 2016
  • Academy Colloquia Update
  • The Microbiology of Built Environments
  • Twitter Chat on Microbiology of Built Environments
  • Promoting Ethical Practices in Science
  • Coalition on Next-Generation Sequencing
  • Applications of Clinical Microbial Next-Generation Sequencing
  • National Press Club Event for NGS Report
  • Academy Track in mBio
  • Elizabeth O. King Lecture
  • Academy Fellowship Nominations
  • Register for ASM Microbe 2016


Interviews with Fellows