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Membership in SCACM affords many advantages, including:

  1. One regional Spring scientific educational meeting per year for reasonable registration rates, featuring nationally recognized speakers
  2. The Mickey King Lecture each spring meeting brings experts in to lecture on hot topics in Microbiology
  3. Fall state meetings held close to your home
  4. Excellent workshops, both in association with Spring and Fall meetings
  5. Communication and networking opportunities via Interest Group sessions and social functions
  6. The informative Newsletter published twice a year
  7. The provision of P.A.C.E. approved Continuing Education
  8. The opportunity to heighten awareness of your professional environment
  9. The opportunity to get involved at whatever capacity you choose, either as an attendee, an organizer or an appointed or elected position
  10. The opportunity to visit Exhibitors' booths at the Spring Meeting
  11. Audioconferences bringing top notch speakers into your hospital or laboratory via the telephone
  12. Chance to win Travel Grants to attend SCACM Spring meeting and ASM
  13. SCACM members are allowed access to SCACM member web site where excellent resources like the "Legends of Mycology" workshop files and other teaching files are posted

All of this is available to you at a consistently low membership rate.

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Hot Topics:

Congratulations to our own Mike Brandon for winning the Scherago-Rubin award for ASM Microbe 2017.

Nice (28-31 March)

A postgraduate course entitled “Improving the Diagnosis of Bloodstream Infections – Advancing Technology and Quality for Better Care”. The target audience is microbiologists and infectious disease specialists.

•The Microbiology world is mourning the loss of Dr. Paul Schreckenberger, our dear friend, esteemed colleague, and longtime SCACM member. He will be sorely missed


•ASM and CLSI is hosting a five-part course titled “An ASM-CLSI Webinar Series on Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing: Part 1 - Fundamentals of Susceptibility Testing, Reporting, and Test Validation”, starting January 4.

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•2016 recipient

Mary Plenzer
Significan Contributor to Clinical Microbiology Award Nomination Form William J. Brown Education Grants

Congratulations 2016 Recipients!

ASM Award:

Bridget Blumer - Chicago, IL

SCACM Award:

:: Janet Southerland - Akron, Ohio
Shannon Bastin - Danville, Kentucky
Rhonda Blevins - Ft. Wayne, Indiana
Brian Hatcher - Flint, Michigan
Rachel Hissong - Indianapolis, IN
Rita Taylor - Ft. Wayne, IN

SCACM MEMORIAL dedicated to those SCACM board members who have passed away

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(As of January 23, 2017)

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Accelerate Diagnostics, Inc. Advanced Instruments
Anaerobe Systems BD Diagnostic Systems Beckman Coulter Microscan
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Bruker DiaSorin
ELITech Group GenMark Diagnostics Global Focus Marketing & Distribution Grifols Indiana State Department of Health
Immuno-Mycologics (IMMY) Luminex Corporation McKesson Lab Solutions
Meridian Bioscience, Inc. Medical Chemical Corporation
Microbiology International MiraVista Diagnostics, LLC
Oxyrase PerkinElmer
Puritan Medical Products
Roche Diagnostics  ThermoFisher
Serosep, LTD

Become a 2017 SCACM sponsor:

Spring Meeting 2017 Exhibit Information

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Spring and Fall Exhibit Space  Educational Grants Exhibitor Workshops 2017 Sustaining Membership Application 2017 Fall State Meeting 2017

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