Professional Practice Resources
The Professional Practice Committee’s (PPC) mission is to provide professional development opportunities and content to members to increase their skill, enhance their job performance and contribute to the profession. The PPC will serve the microbiology profession by representing clinical microbiologists and immunologists, microbiologists working in the pharmaceutical, environmental and food industries, and biological safety officers. Currently, the PPC oversees professional certification, accreditation of postgraduate clinical training programs, the clinical microbiology portal and mentoring for clinical microbiologists. The PPC also develops evidence-based and consensus-based practice guidelines.
Molecular Diagnosis of Infectious Diseases: Applications and Challenges
An intermediate virtual course for ASM members beginning in February 2014.
What's New in Professional Practice?
Find out what’s been recently posted to the Clinical Microbiology Portal by subscribing to an email alert! To sign up for the alert, log onto www.asm.org, place your mouse on the “For Members” tab under the search bar, click on Join Listserv/Manage Subscription, click the tab, Alert List, and then select...
The ABMLI welcomes eight newly certified Diplomates.
The Fall 2013 issue of The Loop is now available! Certify your expertise in microbiology with NRCM certification; deadline February 1. NRCM certification is a tangible credential and it certifies expertise in the following areas: biological safety; food safety and quality; and pharmaceutical and medical device. Visit http://www.asm.org/nrcm to apply and schedule your online exam at...
Annual Report of ASM’s Clinical Activities, Products, and Services. An Update on ASM's clinical activities during July 1, 2012 through June 30, 2013.
ABMM Exam Update, July 2013. An update on the exam including format, content, and a summary of the job analysis process.