ASM currently accepting nominations for its prestigious achievement awards

ASM is currently accepting nominations for its prestigious achievement awards that will be presented at the 54th Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy (ICAAC).

The two awards accepting nominations are the prestigious Cubist-ICAAC Award and the ICAAC Young Investigator Awards. As ASM’s premier award in antimicrobial research, the Cubist-ICAAC Award honors a truly outstanding scientist. The ICAAC Young Investigator Awards, sponsored by Merck U.S. Human Health and ASM, recognize and reward promising young scientists for research excellence and potential in the broad areas of microbiology and infectious diseases. Up to five awards may be conferred, and one is earmarked for a researcher working in the area of HIV who resides and works in North America.

Complete information about these awards is available at www.asm.org/Awards.  The nomination deadline is April 1, 2014.

For further questions or enquiries please contact:

Leah Gibbons
Program Assistant,
American Academy for Microbiology
1752 N St NW
Washington, DC 20036
T: (+1) 202-942-09323