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Center for the History of Microbiology/ASM Archives (CHOMA)

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Starting in 2016, the ASM (formerly SAB) General Meeting and the Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy were combined into one meeting, ASM Microbe.

ASM Microbe Meetings (2016-present)

2024

     

June 13-17

     

ASM Microbe 2024

     

Atlanta, GA

2023

     

June 15-19

     

ASM Microbe 2023

     

Houston, TX

2022

     

     

ASM Microbe 2022

     

2021

     

     

ASM Microbe 2021

     

Virtual

2020

     

     

ASM Microbe 2020

     

Virtual

2019

     

June 20-14

     

ASM Microbe 2019

     

San Francisco, CA

2018

     

June 7-11

     

ASM Microbe 2018

     

Atlanta, GA

2017

     

June 1-5

     

ASM Microbe 2017

     

New Orleans, LA

2016

     

June 16-20

     

ASM Microbe 2016

     

Boston, MA

ASM (formerly SAB) General Meetings (1899-2015)

2015

     

May 30-June 2

     

115th Annual Meeting

     

New Orleans, LA

     

Timothy Donohue

2014

May 18-21

114th Annual Meeting

Boston, MA

Jeffery Miller

The Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy (1961-2015)

Since 1961, the American Society for Microbiology has sponsored the annual Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy (ICAAC).  A list of meeting dates and locations is below. 

For the 50th Anniversary of the meeting in 2010, ASM produced 50 Years of ICAAC 1961-2010, a publication tracing the evolution and growth of ICAAC and the changes in science during this period.

 

2015

     

September 17-21

     

55th ICAAC

     

San Diego, CA

55th ICAAC with the International Society of Chemotherapy (ISC)’s International Congress of Chemotherapy and Infection (ICC) for the joint ICAAC/ICC 2015 meeting

2014

     

September 5-9

     

54th ICAAC

     

Washington, DC

2013

     

September 10-13

     

53rd ICAAC

     

Denver, CO

2012

     

September 9-12

     

52nd ICAAC

     

San Francisco, CA

2011

     

September 17-20

     

51st ICAAC

     

Chicago, IL

2010

     

September 12-15

     

50th ICAAC

     

Boston, MA

2009

     

September 12-15

     

49th ICAAC

     

San Francisco, CA

2008

     

October 25-28

     

48th ICAAC

     

Washington, DC

48th ICAAC with the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA)

2007

     

September 17-20

     

47th ICAAC

     

Chicago, IL

2006

     

September 27-30

     

46th ICAAC

     

San Francisco, CA

2005

     

December 16-19

     

45th ICAAC

     

Washington, DC

45th ICAAC was postponed from September to December 2005 and location changed from New Orleans to Washington, DC due to Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans

2004

     

October 30-November 2

     

44th ICAAC

     

Washington, DC

2003

     

September 14-17

     

43rd ICAAC

     

Chicago, IL

2002

     

September 27-30

     

42nd ICAAC

     

San Diego, CA

2001

     

December 16-19

     

41st ICAAC

     

Chicago, IL

* 41st ICAAC was postponed from September to December 2001 due to the September 11 attacks

2000

     

September 17-20

     

40th ICAAC

     

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

1999

     

September 26-29

     

39th ICAAC

     

San Francisco, CA

1998

     

September 24-27

     

38th ICAAC

     

San Diego, CA

1997

     

September 28-October 1

     

37th ICAAC

     

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

1996

     

September 15-18

     

36th ICAAC

     

New Orleans, LA

1995

     

September 17-20

     

35th ICAAC

     

San Francisco, CA

1994

     

October 4-7

     

34th ICAAC

     

Orlando, FL

1993

     

October 17-20

     

33rd ICAAC

     

New Orleans, LA

1992

     

October 11-14

     

32nd ICAAC

     

Anaheim, CA

1991

     

September 29-October 2

     

31st ICAAC

     

Chicago, IL

1990

     

October 21-24

     

30th ICAAC

     

Atlanta, GA

1989

     

September 17-20

     

29th ICAAC

     

Houston, TX

1988

     

October 23-26

     

28th ICAAC

     

Los Angeles, CA

1987

     

October 4-7

     

27th ICAAC

     

New York, NY

1986

     

September 28-October 1

     

26th ICAAC

     

New Orleans, LA

1985

     

September 29-October 2

     

25th ICAAC

     

Minneapolis, MN

1984

     

October 8-10

     

24th ICAAC

     

Washington, DC

1983

     

October 24-26

     

23rd ICAAC

     

Las Vegas, NV

1982

     

October 4-6

     

22nd ICAAC

     

Miami Beach, FL

1981

     

November 4-6

     

21st ICAAC

     

Chicago, IL

1980

     

September 22-24

     

20th ICAAC

     

New Orleans, LA

1979

     

October 1-5

     

19th ICAAC

     

Boston, MA

19th ICAAC with the 11th International Congress of Chemotherapy

1978

     

October 1-4

     

18th ICAAC

     

Atlanta, GA

1977

     

October 12-14

     

17th ICAAC

     

New York, NY

1976

     

October 27-29

     

16th ICAAC

     

Chicago, IL

1975

     

September 24-26

     

15th ICAAC

     

Washington, DC

1974

     

September 11-13

     

14th ICAAC

     

San Francisco, CA

1973

     

September 19-21

     

13th ICAAC

     

Washington, DC

1972

     

September 26-29

     

12th ICAAC

     

Atlantic City, NJ

1971

     

October 19-22

     

11th ICAAC

     

Atlantic City, NJ

1970

     

October 18-21

     

10th ICAAC

     

Chicago, IL

1969

     

October 27-29

     

9th ICAAC

     

Washington, DC

1968

     

October 21-23

     

8th ICAAC

     

New York, NY

1967

     

October 25-27

     

7th ICAAC

     

Chicago, IL

1966

     

October 26-28

     

6th ICAAC

     

Philadelphia, PA

1965

     

October 17-21

     

5th ICAAC

     

Washington, DC

* 5th ICAAC with the 4th International Congress of Chemotherapy

1964

     

October 26-28

     

4th ICAAC

     

New York, NY

1963

     

October 28-30

     

3rd ICAAC

     

Washington, DC

1962

     

October 31-November 2

     

2nd ICAAC

     

Chicago, IL

1961

     

October 31-November 2

     

1st ICAAC

     

New York, NY

ASM Biodefense and Emerging Diseases Research Meetings (2003-present)

The American Society for Microbiology sponsors the annual ASM Biothreats Meeting (formerly known as ASM Biodefense and Emerging Diseases Research Meeting) as a forum for the discussion of new data from the research of microbiological sciences related to biodefense and bioterrorism, the latest information on preventative modalities, therapeutics, and clinical diagnoses related to biothreat agents, and the most recent trends in the management and planning of biodefense programs. A list of meeting dates and locations is below.

 

2018

    

February 12-14

    

2018 ASM Biothreats Meeting

    

Baltimore, MD

2017

    

February 6-8

    

2017 ASM Biothreats Meeting

    

Washington, DC

2016

     

February 8-10

     

14th Annual ASM Biodefense and Emerging Diseases Research Meeting

     

Arlington, VA

2015

     

February 9-11

     

13th Annual ASM Biodefense and Emerging Diseases Research Meeting

     

Washington, DC

2014

     

January 27-29

     

12th Annual ASM Biodefense and Emerging Diseases Research Meeting

     

Washington, DC

2013

     

February 25-27

     

11th Annual ASM Biodefense and Emerging Diseases Research Meeting

     

Washington, DC

2012

     

February 26-29

     

10th Annual ASM Biodefense and Emerging Diseases Research Meeting

     

Washington, DC

2011

     

February 6-9

     

9th Annual ASM Biodefense and Emerging Diseases Research Meeting

     

Washington, DC

2010

     

February 21-24

     

8th Annual ASM Biodefense and Emerging Diseases Research Meeting

     

Baltimore, MD 

2009

     

February 22-25

     

7th Annual ASM Biodefense and Emerging Diseases Research Meeting

     

Baltimore, MD 

2008

     

February 24-27

     

6t Annual ASM Biodefense and Emerging Diseases Research Meeting

     

Baltimore, MD 

2007

     

February 27-March 2

     

5th Annual ASM Biodefense and Emerging Diseases Research Meeting

     

Washington, DC

2006

     

February 15-18

     

4th Annual ASM Biodefense and Emerging Diseases Research Meeting

     

Washington, DC

2005

     

March 20-23

     

3rd Annual ASM Biodefense and Emerging Diseases Research Meeting

     

Baltimore, MD 

2004

     

March 7-10

     

2nd Annual ASM Biodefense and Emerging Diseases Research Meeting

     

Baltimore, MD 

2003

     

March 9-12

     

1st Annual ASM Biodefense and Emerging Diseases Research Meeting

     

Baltimore, MD