Events

4th Women and their Microbes Conference

Microbiome Insights is pleased to be attending the 4th Women and their Microbes Conference from March 6-7th, 2019, in Hamilton (Canada). The theme will be “Microbiota Management in Pregnancy.” The event organizers are a group that aims to help women obtain the best possible health through microbial management. The conference will be comprised of clinicians and top-level academics discussing their research in lectures, workshops, poster sessions, and more. Speakers to watch for include Dr. Gregor Reid and Dr. Kjersti Aagaard; Reid is a Professor of Microbiology and Immunology, and Surgery at Western University (Canada), with extensive experience in probiotic research and the study of microbes in the urogenital tract of women. Aagaard, Professor in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Baylor College of Medicine (USA) leads a team of researchers aiming to discover the genomic mechanisms underlying perinatal health and disease. Stay tuned for our updates from the event!

PNNL’s Multi-omics for Microbiomes Conference

Microbiome Insights is a Gold Sponsor for the Multi-omics for Microbiomes Conference in July 2019, hosted by the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory in Richland, Washington (USA). The event will feature talks by well-known researchers in microbiome science — including Microbiome Insights co-founder Dr. Bill Mohn — with participants being invited to take a half-day tour of EMSL, the Environmental Molecular Sciences Laboratory.