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27th Annual E.G. Scott Microbiology Symposium



This symposium is designed as an update for microbiology technologists and other professionals on current issues in clinical microbiology.


Tuesday – Thursday, October 13, 14, 15, 2020 (11:00am-2:00pm)
Location: Zoom Videoconference
(Optional virtual break out sessions with vendors after each speaker)


Elitza S. Theel, PhD.
Topic: Lyme Testing and SARS-CoV2 Serology Updates
Rebecca M. Harris, MD
Topic: Challenges in Pediatric Parasitology
Sean Zhang, MD, PhD (ABMM)
Topic: Fungal Updates Including MALDI-TOF ID of Fungi
Richard L. Hodinka, PhD., F(AMM)
Topic: SARS-CoV-2 Molecular Laboratory Diagnosis
Kenneth P. Smith, PhD.
Topic: Artificial Intelligence in Microbiology – Now and in the Future

Who Should Attend

Laboratorians, directors, managers, supervisors, infection control practitioners, and physicians from hospitals, universities, and public health industries.

Continuing Education

5.0 ASCLS P.A.C.E. Continuing Medical Education credits anticipated.


The registration fee for this symposium is $40. Please contact the CME office at: