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NASA Keynote Speaker, Seven tracks, 500+ Sessions, 575+ Speakers


Experience your science like never before at ASM Microbe 2017. Be there to hear Dr. Kate Rubins, microbiologist and astronaut, our keynote speaker on Saturday, June 3. Dr. Rubins is the first person to sequence DNA in space and has logged more than 115 days in orbit. 

Register now and join us to hear Dr. Rubins on the banks of the Mississippi River along with: 

  • Steam boats to ghost tours
  • Creole cottages to the French Quarter
  • Beignets to crawfish
  • Old jazz to brass bands
The techniques, concepts, and research in microbiology touch many fields, and our seven tracks will help you find your niche – watch our short videos to learn how.

This year’s meeting also brings you full-day and half-day pre-conference workshops covering essential topics for professional development.

Join us in New Orleans, June 1–5, 2017!

Register now and save on your hotel. Hotel reservation deadline is May 17, 2017

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Dr. Kate Rubins, Ph.D.,
NASA Astronaut, Molecular Biologist
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