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March 23rd - 24th, 2018
  Title: Microbial Bioinformatics  
  Davenport University  

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Friday March 23rd

ASM Board Dinner (Location: Double Tree by Hilton Grand Rapids Airport - Back dinning room)


8:00 -10 pm
Social Mixer (Location: TBD)
Saturday March 24th
8:00 - 9:00 am Registration/ Student poster setup Continental Breakfast and Coffee  

9:00 - 9:10 am

Introduction and Welcome from MI-ASM President: Susan Gunn

9:10 - 10:00 am

Plenary Session 1
Christine White-Ziegler, PhD

"From RNA to RNA-seq: Bringing Next Gen Sequencing Technology into the Undergraduate Laboratory" Smith College
10:10 - 11:00 am Plenary Session 2
Evan Snitkin, PhD "Evolutionary trajectories of healthcare associated pathogens" University of Michigan


11:10 - 12:00 pm

Poster viewing

12:00 - 1:00 pm


1:00 - 2:00 pm Plenary Session 3
Yanni Sun, PhD "Functional and composition analysis of microbial communities using next-generation sequencing data" Michigan State University

2:10 - 3:10 pm

Student talks

3:10 - 3:30 pm Coffee break  

3:30 - 3:45 pm

4:00 pm

Awards and announcements

Board meeting




Planning Committee:

Laura Harris and Susan Gunn




Davenport University Department of Science

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Last updated: March 23, 2018