COVID-19 shifted the way the world conducts its affairs and has put the limelight to the importance of science and technology in addressing the current challenges of the current pandemic. Microbiology will play a crucial role in the fight against current and future threats to human, animal and environmental health.
There is a need for a concerted and transdisciplinary action through revitalization of microbiology in order to future-proof our society to become better equipped in addressing these challenges. The Philippine Society for Microbiology Inc, in cooperation with the University of the Philippines Los Baños Graduate School, Institute of Biological Sciences and Office for Institutional Development in Higher Education will hold its annual Cluster 1 Virtual Symposium on November 27, 2021 at 8 AM via zoom with the theme ” Current Trends. Future Frontiers: Revitalizing Microbiology Towards a Future-Proof Philippines” . The symposium will feature a roster of national and international experts on basic microbiology, microbial education, food microbiology, veterinary microbiology and medical microbiology.
Join us by pre-registering through this link below.