American Society for Microbiology, Maryland Branch Ltd. Dinner-Meeting
Wednesday, October 23, 2019 6:00-9:30 PM
6:00-9:30 pm Casual viewing of an ASM Archives exhibit
6:00-7:00 pm Social hour (beer & wine – open bar)
7:00-8:00 pm Dinner
8:00-8:15 pm Business meeting
8:15-9:15 pm Speaker presentation
Prosthetic Joint Infection
MD(CM), D(ABMM), FIDSA, FACP, F(AAM)
Chair, Division of Clinical Microbiology
College of Medicine and Science,
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
2019-2020 President of the American
Society for Microbiology
Dr. Patel leads Mayo Clinic's Infectious Diseases Lab, which focuses on microbial biofilms and antibacterial resistance. The lab is working to understand mechanisms of biofilm formation, and devise and evaluate new diagnostics and therapeutics for biofilm-associated infections such as wound and device-related infections, including endocarditis and prosthetic joint and catheter-associated infections. The lab evaluates new antibacterial agents in vitro and in vivo, and new diagnostic approaches that address our antibacterial resistance crisis.
> Dept. of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Maryland School of Medicine
Dinner also includes:
Open Bar (Beer and Wine)!
House Salad with Balsamic Vinaigrette
Green Beans sautéed with Shallots, & Garlic
PLEASE REGISTER OR RSVP By 5 PM, October 17, 2019
We have to give the exact number of dinners to the caterer.
You will be responsible for the payment.
Credit card: visit the Branch website https://www.asmmdbranch.com/ and go to Announcements and Meetings and click the PayPal link to enter credit card information as a guest or use your existing account
Mail a check made out to ASM, MD Branch Ltd. to :
Secretary, ASM MD Branch
9 Windmill Chase Apt F
Sparks, MD 21152-9037
Email the Branch at firstname.lastname@example.org, OR
Call Branch Secretary Richard Pfeltz (cell 410-967-7215)