ASM Microbe 2019

20 June 2019
San Francisco, USA

Experience the buzz at ASM Microbe 2019—from the science in the thousands of poster presentations and scientific sessions, to the energy in the exhibit hall. Microbial scientists from around the world converge to share and learn from one another.

Dates: Jun 20, 2019 – Mon, Jun 24, 2019 

Location: 201/202 South, San Francisco


Event Agenda

Friday, 21 June 2019 – (S004) – Engaging the Public, Politicians and Healthcare Professionals in Resolving the AMR Crisis

7:15 AM – 7:45 AM Public-Private Partnerships to Discover and Develop Novel Antibacterial Drugs

Jean-Pierre Paccaud; GARDP, Geneva, Switzerland

7:45 AM – 8:15 AM Supporting Prescribers in Antimicrobial Stewardship

Henry F. Chambers; San Francisco Gen. Hosp., San Francisco, CA


Sunday, 23 June 2019 – (S358) – Tackling Drug-resistant Gonorrhea (Developed in Cooperation with GARDP)

2:30 PM – 3:00 PM Surveillance and Epidemiology of Drug-Resistant Gonorrhoea

Teodora Wi; World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland

3:00 PM – 3:30 PM Novel Therapeutics Targeting Drug-Resistant Gonorrhea

John Mueller; Entasis Therapeutics, Waltham, MA


Monday, 24 June 2019 – (S386): ‘Enabling Academia to Fill the Discovery Gap ‘

7:15 AM – 7:45 AM Learnings from Industry and Funders

Ursula Theuretzbacher; Ctr. for Anti-Infective Agents, Vienna, Austria

7:45 AM – 8:15 AM Bridging the Gap: NIAID Resources to Facilitate Discovery and Development of Anti-Infectives

Robin Broughton; NIAID/NIH, Rockville, MD