Each year, ISM sponsors two scientific seminars (spring and fall meetings) and a variety of technical workshops. See below for the latest information on our upcoming meeting.

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73rd Pasteur Award Meeting Schedule

7:00 AM   Registration & Continental Breakfast

8:15 AM   Opening Remarks

8:30 AM  Latania K. Logan, MD, MSPH
Professor, Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Emory University School of Medicine

9:30 AM  Kyle J. Popovich, MD, MS
Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, RUSH Medical College

10:30 AM  Break

11:00 AM  Vincent B. Young, MD, PhD
William Henry Fitzbutler Professor Collegiate Professor
Department of Internal Medicine/Infectious Diseases
Department of Microbiology & Immunology
University of Michigan Medical School

12:00 PM Lunch

1:15 PM  Daniel J. Diekema, MD
Vice Chair of Research, Department of Medicine
Division Director, Infectious Disease
Maine Medical Center, Maine Health

2:15 PM  Pasteur Award Presentation

2:30 PM  Mary K. Hayden, MD
Director, Division of Infectious Diseases
The James R. Lowenstine Professor of Internal Medicine, RUSH Medical College
Professor, Department of Pathology, RUSH Medical College
Director, Division of Clinical Microbiology, RUSH Medical Laboratories

3:30 PM  Adjourn


2019 Fall Meeting & 72nd Pasteur Award Presentation

Presentations for Download

Is Faster Actually Better? The Role of Rapid Blood Culture Diagnostics in Patient Outcomes and Cost-effective Patient Care 

Erin McElvania, Ph.D., D(ABMM)
Director of Clinical Microbiology
NorthShore University HealthSystem

 Diagnostic Stewardship: Because you can't do everything for everyone, all the time

Christopher Doern, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Associate Director of Microbiology
Department of Pathology
Division of Clinical Pathology
VCU School of Medicine

 Thinking Outside of the Box: The Ongoing Need for Microbiology Expertise in the Era of MALDI-TOF MS

Carey-Ann Burnham, Ph.D., D(ABMM), F(CCM), F(IDSA), F(AAM)
Professor of Pathology & Immunology, Molecular Microbiology, Pediatrics, and Medicine
Washington University School of Medicine
Medical Director of Microbiology, Barnes Jewish Hospital

The Medical Microbiome: Insurmountable Opportunities

George Weinstock, Ph.D.
Evnin Family Chair and Professor
Director, Microbial Genomics
The Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine

Pasteur Award Winners - Legends, Mentors, Colleagues and Me?

Wm. Michael Dunne Jr., Ph.D.
Adjunct Professor, Pathology & Immunology
Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis

When & Where

When: Wednesday, November 13, 2019
Where: Cafe LaCave, Des Plaines, IL
Time: 7:00AM - 3:30PM