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October 18-19, 2013, Delta College
"Microbiology: A Little Something for Everyone"

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Friday, October 18
4:30-5:30 pm

Friday Plenary

Delta College Planetarium

Amy Cheng Vollmer, PhD (more info) (website) (video)
"Using Microbiology to Teach Science Literacy"
Chair, Department of Biology
Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, PA

6:00 pm Student/Faculty Mixer and Board Dinner Atrium, Bay City
Saturday, October 19
7:45-8:45 am Breakfast and Registration  
8:50-9:00 am Introduction and Welcome Delta College Planetarium
9:00-10:00 am Plenary Session 1  

Amy Cheng Vollmer, PhD (more info) (website) (video)
"Using Bacteria in the Detection as Environmental Stress Response"
Chair, Department of Biology
Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, PA

10:00 -11:00 am Poster/Vendor viewing
Coffee Break
11:00 -12:00 pm Student Speakers 1-4 (video)  
12:00 -1:15 pm Lunch and Business Meeting  
1:15 - 2:15 pm Plenary Session 2  

Kelli Palmer (more info) (website) (video)
“Genomic insights into enterococcal antibiotic resistance”
UT Dallas

2:15 - 2:30 pm Student Award Presentations and Board Announcements  
2:30 - 3:30 pm Plenary Session 3  

Dr. Barbara Robinson-Dunn (more info) (website) (video)
“The Revolution in Clinical Microbiology”

3:30 Meeting Adjourns  
3:30 - 4:30 pm Board Meeting  

Planning Committee: Michael Pressler, Audra Swarthout, Patrick Truszkowski, Carrie Burdzinski and Patricia Wood



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