Midwest Microbial Pathogenesis Conference (MMPC)

Sept. 11 - 13, 2020

Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center
219 S Harrison Rd
East Lansing, MI 48824

The annual Midwest Microbial Pathogenesis Conference (MMPC) is a venue that seeks to promote interactions between microbial pathogenesis researchers located within the Midwest region of the United States. This conference provides a forum for the exchange of cutting-edge research, and provides training, career development, and networking opportunities for scientists who seek to understand mechanisms influencing interactions between microbes and their hosts, with an emphasis on human pathogens. The focus of the MMPC is directly applicable to the scientific missions of the National Institutes of Health and the field of public health, including the identification and characterization of new therapeutic targets and strategies for combating humaninfectious diseases.

Cost

Early Registration (through Aug. 1): 

Undergraduate Student: $100
Graduate Student or Predoctoral Trainee: $100
Postdoctoral of Clinicial Fellow: $125
Staff Scientist: $125
Faculty: $175

Regular Registration (after Aug. 1):

Undergradauate Student: $125
Graduate Student or Predoctoral Trainee: $125
Postdoctoral of Clinicial Fellow: $150
Staff Scientist: $150
Faculty: $200

Lodging

Lodging is available at a variety of locations. 

Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center: Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center, Group Code: 2009MICROB
Comfort Inn - East Lansing/Okemos: Comfort Inn - Choice Hotels, Group Code: CE80N2
Courtyard by Marriott: Staybridge Suites - Reservations
Springhill Suites East Lansing: Book your group rate for MMPC
Hampton Inn and Suites - East Lansing/Okemos: Hampton Inn and Suites - MMPC

Please visit canr.msu.edu/mmpc for more information on lodging.

Cancellation Policy

Registration cancellations prior to Aug. 1 will be fully refunded. Cancellations between Aug. 1 and Sept. 1 will be fully refunded less a $25 cancellation processing fee. Cancellations on or after Sept. 2 will not be refunded. 

Proposal for MMPC is open.

Proposal closes at 11:59 p.m. on July 1, 2020.

Registration for Midwest Microbial Pathogenesis Conference (MMPC) is open.

Registration closes at 11:59 p.m. on September 7, 2020.

Sponsor Registration for Midwest Microbial Pathogenesis Conference (MMPC) is open.

Sponsor Registration closes at 11:59 p.m. on August 15, 2020.

Departmental Sponsor Registration for Midwest Microbial Pathogenesis Conference (MMPC) is open.

Departmental Sponsor Registration closes at 11:59 p.m. on August 15, 2020.

Accommodations

Michigan State University is committed to providing equal opportunity for participation in all programs, services and activities. Accommodations for persons with disabilities may be requested by contacting the event contact two weeks prior to the start of the event. Requests received after this date will be honored whenever possible.

Contact Information

For informaton contact ANR Event Services at events@anr.msu.edu or 517-353-3175, or visit canr.msu.edu/mmpc