Dr. Lindsay Eltis elected as 2011 Fellow of the American Academy of Microbiology

The Department of Microbiology and Immunology is very pleased to announce that Dr. Lindsay Eltis has been elected a Fellow of the American Academy of Microbiology (http://academy.asm.org/). This is a prestigious honor awarded by the Society and Dr. Eltis becomes one of 6 illustrious microbiologists in British Columbia to be members of this academy. The Academy is the honorific leadership group of the American Society for Microbiology, the world's oldest and largest life science organization. The mission of the Academy is to recognize scientists for outstanding contributions to microbiology and to provide microbiological expertise in the service of science and the public.