Clinical Microbiology & Diagnostics SIG

The Clinical Microbiology & Diagnostics SIG is a new ASM special interest group operating from the NSW/ACT branch focused on bringing together the clinical microbiology and diagnostics industries in a relaxed but professional setting.  Our aims include:

  • Sharing stories on unusual and/or complex topics in infectious disease diagnostics.
  • Discussion of new and emerging technologies.
  • Promoting knowledge in clinical microbiology/diagnostics.
  • Fostering interest and collegiate interactions.  

If you would like to join the ASM NSW/ACT Clinical Microbiology & Diagnostics SIG, please contact the Clinical Microbiology & Diagnostics SIG Convenor Maurizio Labbate.

Upcoming Events

For 2024, events are scheduled for:

Thursday the 22nd February

Thursday the 27th June

Thursday the 31st October

The Clinical Microbiology and Diagnostics SIG are seeking sponsor(s) to cater each event. If you are interested then please contact Dr. Megan Lenardon (m.lenardon@unsw.edu.au; Sponsorship Co-ordinator) or  Elissa Liew (efcliew@gmail.com; Co-Convenor of the SIG).

Past Events

Clinical Microbiology & Diagnostics SIG Event – 22nd February 2024

Clinical Micro SIG - 22nd Feb - Flyer

Clinical Microbiology & Diagnostics SIG Inaugural Event – 21st March 2023