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15 Oct 2019 TBC London, UK

Environmental Microbiology Lecture 2019



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09 Jul 2019

Science policy report: Food safety and food manufacturing and processing

This briefing focuses on recent and upcoming developments in food processing, food manufacture and the wider food supply chain, which will have an impact on risks related to harmful microorganisms (such as bacteria and viruses) and their toxins in foods.

Food Microbiology 

09 Jul 2019

Job vacancy: Policy and Public Affairs Manager

The Society for Applied Microbiology is offering an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic member to develop skills for a career in science policy or communication.

26 Jun 2019

Professor Dame Sally Davies honoured with SfAM Fellowship

CMO Professor Dame Sally Davies was honoured with the SfAM Fellowship Award.


25 Jun 2019

Time to celebrate!

We are delighted to receive great news about the SfAM journals.


04 Jun 2019

On the Move

We are moving!

03 Jun 2019

Big Shoes to Fill

Meet our next ECS committee chair, Jennie French.

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