Steven E. Finkel, Professor of Biological Sciences, Molecular & Computational Biology Section, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
2021-2022 President of the American Society for Microbiology


TOPIC: Mechanisms of Long-term Survival and Evolution of Bacteria

Venue: Virtual Meeting


Tuesday, December 7, 2021

Speaker:          1st-Place Winners of the J. Howard Brown Outstanding Undergraduate and Graduate                              Student Awards


Topic:              2021 Brown Award Presentations

Venue:             Virtual Meeting


Early Investigator Symposium (EIS)

The Maryland Branch is holding a virtual Early Investigator Symposium (EIS) on Wednesday, February 23.  Early Investigators are defined as early-career scientists in the transition stage between PhD and mid/senior level positions.


Venue:         Virtual Meeting


Speaker:          Carlos Javier Orihuela, PhD


Topic:              Holes in Your Heart During Pneumonia? Dissecting Pneumococcal Cardioxicity

Venue:             Virtual meeting


Tuesday, June 7, 2022

Event:              Annual Maryland Branch Poster Session


Speakers:         1st-Place Winners of the J. Howard Brown Outstanding Undergraduate
                           and Graduate Student Awards

Venue:             In-person – UM BioPark