Join us for the 2018 Meeting of the North Central Branch

Early Bird Registration has been extended to 9/14/18.

Abstract Submission has been extended to 9/17/18.



Hello Microbiologists of the Upper Midwest!

We cordially invite you to visit Mankato September 28-29, 2018 to attend the 78th Annual Meeting of the North Central Branch of the American Society for Microbiology. In addition to our Opening Presentation by Mike Sadowsky of the University of Minnesota and the ASMBL Lecture by Harry Mobley from the University of Michigan, we will feature a variety of engaging oral and poster presentations by faculty, post-docs, and graduate and undergraduate students. We will be awarding prizes for outstanding oral and poster presentations by graduate and undergraduate students. A panel of microbiologists representing academia, clinical sciences, and industry will be available to discuss career paths and take questions from students and post-docs. Lunch and a dinner reception are included in the registration costs, as are coffee breaks during the meeting.

Registration for the meeting can be completed at Eventbrite.

Please don’t hesitate to ask us any questions that you may have regarding the meeting by reaching out to us through this address:

We look forward to seeing you in Mankato!

Tim Secott – President

Allison Land – Vice-President

Lois Anderson – Treasurer

Yongtao Zhu – Secretary