The Society is launching the Member Directory later this year. Find out more.
This event will be taking place 29–30 August at Maynooth University, Co. Kildare, Ireland. Register before 22 August for early bird rates.
Find our about our grants and how we support members.
We have put together 10 reasons why you should publish your research with one of our journals.
It is the largest learned microbiological society in Europe with a worldwide membership based in universities, industry, hospitals, research institutes and schools.
17 July 2017
Today, the Microbiology Society is pleased to announce the launch of our new Council Shadowing Scheme that will enable members to gain an insight into the inner workings of the Society. Applications for the scheme are now open.
Historically, the Society has received a low number of nominations for Council positions. One of the reasons for this could be that some members are unsure of the role of Council, and how it drives the work of the Society.
11 July 2017
This year’s Federation of Infection Societies (FIS) Conference will be held from 30 November–2 December at the ICC in Birmingham. The meeting will bring together researchers and clinicians for a packed programme of talks on all aspects of infection prevention and control.
20 July 2017
Back in April 2016, we wrote about an emerging disease that’s been killing wild snake populations in North America. Snake fungal disease, or SFD, is an infection that leads to blisters and lesions on snakes’ skin, turning scales yellow and crusty, and making eyes clouded and milky. Last year, scientists identified that the disease is [Continue reading …]