Branch Meetings

62nd Annual Branch Meeting

April 22, 2023
Tucson, AZ

Hosted by University of Arizona

Meeting Objectives

  • Convene microbiologists from the Arizona and Southern Nevada region and present the most recent research on microbiology and related fields
  • Provide networking opportunities to help foster professional camaraderie and prepare the local scientific laboratory community in meeting the future challenges in microbiology
  • Provide opportunity for students and other early career professionals to present their work in a friendly supportive environment and receive helpful feedback and mentoring


MeetingMembershipTotal Cost
(with all Fees)
Faculty, postdocs, staff
without Branch membership
Faculty, postdocs, staff
with Branch membership
Please note: attending the meeting requires membership

Abstract Submission

Submission deadline: March 31, 2023

  • Change file name to your name (e.g. Doe_Jane_2023BranchAbstract)
  • Font: Arial 12
  • 350-word limit
  • 1-inch margins
  • No figures or tables
  • References are ok to include in the body of the abstract

Meeting Program

Previous Branch Meetings

61st Annual Meeting
April 16, 2022
Hosted by Arizona State University

60th Annual Meeting
April 9, 16, and 23, 2021 held virtually
Hosted by Touro University

58th Annual Meeting
April 13, 2019 in Flagstaff, AZ
Hosted by Northern Arizona University

57th Annual Meeting
April 21, 2018 in Las Vegas, NV
Hosted by the University of Nevada Las Vegas

56th Annual Meeting
April 1, 2017 in Tucson, AZ
Hosted by University of Arizona

55th Annual Meeting
April 16, 2016 in Tempe, AZ
Hosted by Arizona State University