MSI Annual Symposium

The 2021 MSI Symposium will be held 9am-5pm EST, Saturday, April 17! 

Register HERE for the Zoom Webinar.


Symposium Poster 2021

2021 Schedule

9:00am-12:00pm EST

Session 1: Environmental Microbiology

  • Dr. Arpita Bose

  • Dr. Oded Beja

  • Dr. Melissa Duhaime

12:00-1:00pm EST

Lunchtime Session: Microbiology Trivia Hour

  • Family-friendly event run by Dr. Sarah McAnulty of Skype a Scientist

1:00-4:00pm EST

Session 2 - Medical Microbiology

  • Dr. Shirong Liu

  • Dr. Christina Faherty

  • Dr. Damian Krysan

4:00-5:00pm EST

Virtual Happy Hour 

Zoom link to be sent only to registered participants on the day of the symposium. 


Highlighted Partners


Adventure Scientists

Harvard Museums of Science & Culture

  • Contact Wendy Derjue-Holzer to inquire about opportunities to share your science in podcasts, social media, enews stories, or live webinars. We're interested in highlighting diverse stories, including from bilingual Spanish/English speakers. HMSC is also active on FacebookInstagram, and Twitter.

New Englad Biolabs 

  • To see open job listings, head over to the career page. NEB is active on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube and LinkedIn (@NEBiolabs).