ASM KY-TN Annual Meeting
ASM Kentucky-Tennessee Branch Annual Meeting

ASM Kentucky-Tennessee Branch

Annual Meeting

November 10-11, 2017

Oakley STEM Center

Tennessee Technological University,

Cookeville, TN

Join us for our annual meeting sponsored by the Kentucky-Tennessee Branch of the American Society for Microbiology. Attend either the Research Track or Clinical Track.  Clinical laboratory professionals will receive up to 5 hours of P.A.C.E.® credit.

There will be concurrent student presentations, a poster session and prizes!  Send in your registration form to either present or attend this event.

Date: November 10-11, 2017

Location: Oakley STEM Center, Tennessee Technological University, Cookeville, TN

Conference Program: Draft Program

Our meeting will begin Friday afternoon with registration, light snacks, and a keynote speaker followed by a social. Saturday from 8 am to 4 pm there will be concurrent PACE presentations and oral and poster research presentations, ending with an awards ceremony. The annual KY-TN ASM business meeting will be at lunch time.

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Daniel Wozniak will present as an American Society for Microbiology Distinguished Lecturer (ASMDL)

Click this link to register: Registration Form

Abstracts submission is closed. Come see our students' work. Detection of snake skin flora which make antifungals - Walker Lab

PACE and non-presenters registration is due by Oct 27, 2017.

Looking for a hotel? Try this link for a list of commonly used hotels Visit Campus 

Need directions? Use this modified campus map

From I40 take exit 287: turn North on to Willow Ave. Proceed approximately 2 miles and turn right on 7th Street.

Most Hotels or From I40 exit 286: turn North on Jefferson Avenue. Proceed approximately 1 ¾ miles to the Courthouse Square. Turn left onto Broad Street and go one block. Turn right onto Dixie Avenue. Turn Left onto 7th Street.

GPS address: 155 W 7th Street, Cookeville, TN

Parking: An email will be sent to all registered participants about parking one week before the meeting.

For P.A.C.E. and all other questions, Contact host, Dr. David Beck at

To join ASM go to: ASM Membership

Wolbachia in an egg - Bordenstein Lab