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Monday, 01 February 2016 15:29

Best Student Presentations at SASM2016

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SASM Council is pleased to announce the names of awardees for Best Student Presentations at SASM2016.

Saturday, 23 January 2016 14:37

Upcoming Microbiology Conferences in 2016

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Below is a list of microbiology conferences for 2016 to take note off. If you are aware of any other microbiology-related conferences, let us know!

Friday, 15 January 2016 11:49


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The SASM Council would like to congratulate the following students on being recipients of the SASM2016 TRAVEL AWARD:

1. Opening and Welcome

2. Apologies

3. Minutes of the previous meeting

4. Approval of minutes of previous AGM

5. Matters arising

6. SASM 2013
a. Conference Report - Karl Rumbold

7. SASM Status Report
. Finances – Koos Albertyn
b. Membership and membership fees – Karl Rumbold
c. Communications – Heinrich Volschenk

8. Election of new Council

9. Hosting of next SASM Congress

10. General

Sunday, 01 November 2015 07:23

SASM 2016: Update

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SASM2016The SASM 2016 Biennial Congress, organised by Durban University of Technology, is scheduled to take place from 17-20 January 2016 (in Coastlands, Umhlanga).

Here are some updates to take note of:

Monday, 19 October 2015 13:47

SASM Student Awards at SASM2016

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AwardIn preparation for SASM2016, I am contacting you to nominate one student in your Department/School in each of the following categories:

Friday, 16 October 2015 18:31

SASM Medal Annoucement

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Award NominationDear SASM member

The South African Society for Microbiology wishes to honour outstanding South African microbiologists who have contributed significantly to the discipline, both nationally and internationally.


SASM would like to bring the Biophysical Society Thematic Meeting on "Biophysics in the Understanding, Diagnosis and Treatment of Infectious Diseases” to your attention and would welcome your participation. I would be grateful if you would bring the meeting to the attention of your colleagues.

Wednesday, 19 August 2015 13:14

SASM2016: Update

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SASM 2016

The South African Society for Microbiology's 19th Biennial Congress, SASM2016, will be held at the Coastlands Umhlanga Convention Centre, Durban, from the 17th to the 20th of January 2016. SASM2016 is organised by Durban University of Technology. Online registration and abstract submission details are now available.

Please note the following updates:

SASM2016 BursarySASM will sponsor the conference fees of 25 deserving students (5 Hons, 10 MSc and 10 PhD students) presenting at the SASM2016 congress in Umhlanga in January 2016.

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