Society for Applied Microbiology

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At the heart of the Society’s work is a commitment to giving microbiology a voice, so we can shape our work and influence change.


SfAM publishes 5 top peer-reviewed journals with our partners at Wiley. Find out more about them and how to get access to them here.


SfAM members gain access to a wide range of grants to assist in the costs associated with carrying out microbiology and associated activities such as attending conferences and outreach.


Latest News and Resources

02 Mar 2021
Experiences of the ECS committee: Aled

Former ECS committee chair Aled Roberts shares some of his memories and highlights of his time on the ECS committee in the run up to the 10th annual ECS Research Symposium.

01 Mar 2021
Experiences of the ECS committee: Agnieszka

Agnieszka Piotrowska, former ECS committee chair, reminisces on time spent on the ECS committee ahead of their 10th annual ECS Research Symposium.

10 Feb 2021
SfAM Student Placement Scholarship: opening doors

Brittania Moodie reflects on the opportunities that opened up after accepting an SfAM Summer Student Placement Scholarship.

01 Feb 2021
Diseases found in pets

Pets are our eternal companions - no wonder Alli Cartwright is determined to find out the best ways to keep them safe from disease.