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April 5-6, 2013, Ferris State University

If you have already registered or submitted an abstract and you do not see your name under Abstracts Received or Registrations Received, please contact [email protected] with this information.

Friday, April 5
6:00-8:00 pm Student Mixer and Reception

Super 8 Motel
Activity Room link

7:00-9:00 pm Board Dinner Blue Cow link
119 North Michigan Ave., Big Rapids
Saturday, April 6
7:45-8:45 am Breakfast and Registration Science Building
8:50-9:00 am Introduction and Welcome Science 126
9:00-10:00 am Plenary Session 1 Science 126

Eric Martens, PhD (more info) (website) (video)
"Evolution of complex carbohydrate degradation in human gut Bacteroidetes"
Department of Microbiology and Immunology, The University of Michigan

10:00 -11:00 am Poster/Vendor viewing
Coffee Break
Science Building
11:00 -12:00 pm Student Speakers 1-4 (video)
Marco Agostoni, MSU

Matthew T. Flood, MSU
Yiseul Kim, MSU
Zachery Geurin, MSU
Science 126
12:00 -1:15 pm Lunch and Business Meeting Rankin Center
1:15 - 2:15 pm Plenary Session 2 Science 126
  Michael J. McInerney, PhD (more info) (website) (video)
"Not so hot and not too salty microbes and their role in biohydrogen production, corrosion and oil recovery"
Department of Botany and Microbiology and The Institute for Energy and the Environment, The University of Oklahoma
2:15 - 2:30 pm Student Award Presentations and Board Announcements Science 126
2:30 - 3:30 pm Plenary Session 3 Science 126

Cody Sheik, PhD (more info) (website) (video)
"Meta'omics approaches reveal the potential ecophysiology of a ubiquitous, deep-sea deltaproteobacterium"
University of Michigan

3:30 Meeting Adjourns  
3:30 - 4:30 pm Board Meeting Science 137

Planning Committee: Michael Ryan, Anne Spain



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