Milestones in Microbiology
University of Michigan
Department of Microbiology & Immunology
Ann Arbor, Michigan
October 22-October 24, 2015

☞ These events took place as scheduled! Here are links to video recordings of 4 of them:

Powel Kazanjian's talk, "Frederick Novy: Beginnings of Bacteriology in American Medicine: 1889-1933

Milestones in Microbiology Plaque Presentation

The Department of Microbiology & Immunology is the eleventh site in the United States to be named a historical site by the American Society for Microbiology. We are celebrating with the following events, to which the public is welcome.

October 22

Morning: North Lecture Hall, 3695 Medical Science II
9:15 a.m. sharp! Powel Kazanjian, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Internal Medicine; Professor and Chief, Infectious Diseases, Medical School; Professor of Epidemiology, School of Public Health; Professor of History, College of Literature, and the Arts; University of Michigan
"Frederick Novy: Beginnings of Bacteriology in American Medicine: 1889-1933"  Abstract Video

10:00 a.m. Milestones in Microbiology Plaque Presentation, including

Harry Mobley, Ph.D., Frederick G. Novy Distinguished University Professor and Chair, Department of Microbiology and Immunology
Mark Schlissel, M.D., Ph.D., President, University of Michigan; and Professor of Microbiology and Immunology, Professor of Internal Medicine, and Professor of Molecular, Cellular, and Molecular Biology, University of Michigan
Douglas Eveleigh, Ph.D., ASM Milestones in Microbiology Committee Chair; Distinguished Professor Emeritus, Eveleigh-Fenton Chair of Applied Microbiology, Department of Biochemistry and Microbiology, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
Moselio Schaechter, Ph.D., ASM Past President; Distinguished Professor Emeritus, Tufts University

10:30 a.m. This Week in Microbiology (TWiM) LIVE podcast
Host, Vincent Racaniello, Ph.D., Columbia University
Co-hosts, Michele Swanson, Ph.D., University of Michigan and
Moselio Schaechter, Ph.D., Distinguished Professor Emeritus, Tufts University
Featured TWiM Guests, Department of Microbiology & Immunology Faculty: Harry Mobley, Mary O'Riordan, and Vincent Young

12:00 noon Minor J. Coon Lecture Hall, 3330 Med Sci I

Neidhardt-Freter Symposium

12:00-1:00 Manuela Raffatellu, M.D.
Associate Professor, UC Irvine
"Guts, germs and steel: Microbes and metal in the inflamed gut"

Sam I. Miller, M.D.,
Professor, University of Washington
"Regulation of the Salmonella outer membrane"

October 23

9:30 a.m. 2903 Taubman Health Sciences Library, Frederick C. Neidhardt Lecture Hall

This Week in Virology (TWiV) LIVE podcast
Host, Vincent Racaniello, Ph.D., Columbia University
Co-host, Kathy Spindler, Ph.D., University of Michigan
Featured TWiV Guests, Department of Microbiology & Immunology Faculty: Mike Imperiale, Adam Lauring, Akira Ono

5:30-7:30 p.m. ASM Michigan Branch Fall Meeting Mixer
Slurping Turtle, 608 E. Liberty St., Ann Arbor

October 24
ASM Michigan Branch Fall Meeting, University of Michigan Union, 530 S. State St.

7:30-8:45 a.m. Breakfast & Registration, Parker Room
8:50-3:45 p.m. Scientific Presentations and Lunch, Rogel Ballroom  DETAILED SCHEDULE
Featuring University of Michigan alumni as plenary speakers
Additional student talks