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

ASM Archives Committee

Tomislav Meštrović, MD, Ph.D., M.P.H. (’25), CHAIR

University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, USA

Email: tmestrov@uw.edu

University Centre Varazdin, Croatia

E-mail: tmestrovic@unin.hr

Mailing address: Ulica 104. brigade 3, 42 000 Varazdin, Croatia

 

Melanie Armstrong, Ph.D. (’25)

University of Wyoming

E-mail: ucalmel@gmail.com

 

Joan W. Bennett, Ph.D. (’23)
Rutgers University, The State University of New Jersey
E-mail: profmycogirl@yahoo.com

 

Franklin R. Champlin, Ph.D. (’23)
Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences
E-mail: franklin.champlin@okstate.edu

 

Shahana Kazmi, Ph.D. (’23)
Karachi, Pakistan         
E-mail: shahanaurooj@yahoo.com

 

Karen-Beth G. Scholthof, Ph.D. (’24)                        
Texas A&M University          
E-mail: kbgs@tamu.edu


ASM Archivist:

Colleen Puterbaugh
Albin O. Kuhn Library & Gallery
University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC)  
E-mail: cputerbaugh@asmusa.org

Archivists and Committee Chairs

COMMITTEE CHAIRS

Barnett Cohen               1935-1952

Leland S. McClung       1952-1982

Donald E. Shay              1983-1988*

James A. Poupard        1989-1993

Joan W. Bennett           1993-1994

William C. Summers   1994-2001

Joan W. Bennett           2001-2007

Patricia Charache        2007-2010

James A. Poupard        2010-2016

Melanie Armstrong     2016-2023

Tomislav Meštrović     2023-2025

*The Center for the History of Microbiology was established in 1985.

ARCHIVISTS

Barnett Cohen              1935-1952

Leland S. McClung      1952-1982

Peter Hirtle                   1984-1986

Toby Appel                     1987-1988

Helen Zilinskas            1988-1992

Jeff Karr                         1993-2022

Colleen Puterbaugh   2022-