Welcome to the ASM

The ASM is a not-for-profit organisation, formed in 1959 as a learned society devoted to furthering the science of microbiology. The ASM became an incorporated professional society in 1976.

Current Award Deadlines Approaching

Your ASM offers you many ways to be rewarded for service to your discipline and your society.
Applications for the following awards close March 31st 2015

ASM Frank Fenner Award
ASM Lyn Gilbert Award
ASM David White Excellence in Teaching Award
ASM Teachers' Travel Award
bioMerieux ASM Identifying Resistance Award
ASM Clinical Microbiology Travel Award


 ASM Annual Meeting 2015

Canberra 2015


Click here to view the scientific program