FEMS Affiliates Letter - September 2020

Monday, 05 October 2020 09:02
As member of the ÖGMBT you are automatically also member of the Federation of European Microbiology Societies (FEMS). The FEMS Affiliates Letter of September 2020 has the following content: Page 2-3: FEMS Microbiology News Page 4-5: MicroLife, FEMS Microbes Page 6-7:  New Research in the FEMS Journals Page 8-9: Grants Corner, Events & Opportunities Page 10: Deadlines, Videos & Extras    

FEMS - Get Involved bulletin – September 2020

Wednesday, 30 September 2020 12:19
The FEMS Get involved bulletin is out! Read the September issue with microbiology research, events and calls. Some highlights: Call for Early Career Scientists as Reviewers for FEMS Microbes FEMS Microbes: Read the inaugural editorial FEMS Microbes: Interview with Editor-in-Chief Jana Jass Top 3 Opportunities this month International Microorganism Day 2020 rewind – watch the streams! Microbe Art Competition: And the winners are... Grant Application Deadlines Additional FEMS Research and Travel Grants... thanks to our editors The ÖGMBT has a very wide international network and is a member of several relevant scientific societies like FEMS. ÖGMBT members are automatically members of these societies and are entitled to benefits such as travel grants, short-term and long-term fellowships, Awards etc. Current calls and deadlines are published on our webpage and are sent to our members within the ÖGMBT newsletter. Further info: https://www.oegmbt.at/ueber-uns/internationales  


Monday, 14 September 2020 10:34
17 September is International Microorganism Day, an opportunity to promote the diversity and variety of microorganisms and a way to encourage everyone to recognize and celebrate the many ways microscopic organisms are important in human health, culture and, throughout our daily lives.    International Microorganism Day is an annual celebration of microbiology and this year we are making an even greater effort to promote the positive contributions of microorganisms in our daily lives given the negative stories associated with viruses in the news.    This year we have focused our efforts on online activities:    We are running a 24hour live stream of talks and discussions across the day – free to access via the IMD homepage and social media. Check out the provisional programme here.    We have organized a parallel webinar on the day produced by FEMS Microbiology Letters on online educational methods ‘’Education, Wherever We Are’’ starting at 10am EDT / 3pm BST / 4pm CEST –…