2020 NACMID Annual Conference


NACMID's 34th Annual Conference has been cancelled and will be rescheduled for a future date.

Microbiology: Resistance, Diagnostics, and Virology

Full day workshops.

  • Topics in Antibiotic Resistance with Sarah Buss, April Bobenchik, Kimberlee Musser, Melissa Cumming
  • Evolution of Clinical Virology: From Viral Culture to Molecular Technology with Richard L. Hodinka
  • Clinical Microbiology Basics in 2020: How are Changing Diagnostic Technologies Impacting the Laboratory and Patient Care? with Isabella Martin 

Keynote Presentation

"The Changing Anatomy of Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) Outbreaks" with

Dr Nahid Bhadelia, MD, MALD, Medical Director Special Pathogens Unit, Boston Medical Center and National Emerging Infectious Diseases Laboratory at Boston University

Half day workshops and general sessions.

  • Half day workshop: The Gram Stain - A Microbiologist's Best Friend...and Worst Enemy with Andrew Berens
  • Half day workshop: Safety Risk Assessments and Competencies - Key Components of the Safety Culture with Shoolah Escott
  • Half day workshop: Issues of Public Health Importance - Update on HIV in the Modern Era, Why Measles is the Master Childhood Infection, Dispelling Myths around Vaccines - an Interactive Discussion About Vaccines to Answer YOUR Questions, with Jennifer Johnson and Michael Mina
  • Student presentations
  • Poster presentations
  • Interactive Case Studies: Case Records of the Brigham and Women's Hospital and UVM Microbiology Laboratories with Sanjat Kanjilal and Jessica Crother

Hotel Information

Sheraton Portsmouth Harborside Hotel

250 Market Street

Portsmouth, NH


$144/night, book under group NACMID by March 15th for group rate!