Scientific Program

Track 1: News in Bacterial Structure, Morphology & Metabolism
Track 2: Bacterial Pathogenesis, Virulence & Countermeasures
Location: Versailles - B

Chair

Phillip E. Klebba, Kansas State University, USA

Chair

Abu Salim Mustafa, Kuwait University, Kuwait

Keynote forum

10:00-10:25

Break: Coffee Break 10:25-10:40 @ Versailles Foyer

Track 3: Plant-Microbe Symbiosis & Pathology
Track 4 : Natural Microbial Defenses & Host Immunity
Track 5 : Animal Modeling and Veterinary Bacteriology
Location: Versailles - B

Chair

Kei Amemiya, US Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases, USA

Chair

Joyce A. Sutcliffe, Tetraphase Pharmaceuticals, USA

Track 6:Advances in Antimicrobials, Vaccines & Therapeutics
Location: Versailles - B

Chair

Thea Sesardic, National Institute for Biological Standards and Control, UK

Chair

Kwang Poo Chang, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, USA

Poster Presentations
Location: Versailles Foyer

Chair

Ilaria Ferlenghi, Novartis Vaccines Research Centre, Italy

Chair

Michael Y. Galperin, Michael Y. Galperin

Track 7 : Epidemiology, Emerging Infectious Diseases & Public Response Planning
Track 8 : Medical Microbiology - From Benchtop to Clinic
Track 9 : Microbial Genomics, Systems Biology and Bioinformatics
Track 10 : Multi-Pathogen Infections & Post-Infection Sequelea
Track 11 : Industrial and Applied Bacteriology
Location: Versailles - B

Chair

Eric T. Harvill, Penn State University, USA

Chair

Wanda C. Reygaert, Oakland University, USA