The June meeting of the Eastern PA Branch ASM, sponsored by our Education Committee, will be in honor of the late Norman Willett PhD, one of our most active branch members throughout his career, serving as the 29th Branch President (1975-77) and Education Committee Co-Chair for many years. This special meeting is being held at Delaware Valley University and will feature Sarah Ades, PhD, Associate Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at Penn State University.

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Please join us for the Patrick’s Day Meeting in honor of past EPAASM President, Patrick Piggot, PhD and the 745th monthly meeting of the Eastern PA Branch of the American Society for Microbiology. This meeting will feature Dr Sunny Shin, Assistant Professor in the Department of Microbiology & Immunology at the University of Pennsylvania- Perelman School of Medicine. Dr. Shin’s talk is on “Innate immune defense against intracellular pathogens”. The meeting will be held on the Thomas Jefferson University campus in Center City. (Note: Irish Whiskey and a toast to Dr Piggot courtesy of Simon Knight, PhD).

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