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.

Thursday
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
Video

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"

1:30-2:30
Sam I. Miller, M.D.,
Professor, University of Washington
"Regulation of the Salmonella outer membrane"

Friday
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

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

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