MNID is Back!

Author: Kasturi Haldar

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MNID is back!

The only regional meeting focusing on fungal and parasitic infections, an excellent opportunity for the Midwest mycology and parasitology community to meet in a relatively small group and learn from each other. We have a great lineup of speakers and plenty of opportunities for trainees to present and get feedback on their work.

Registration and abstract information:

Registration is free and includes all meeting materials, refreshments, and meals.

Please use this link to submit your abstract:

50% of the talks will be selected from abstracts submitted prior to June 17. Abstracts submitted after will be considered for poster presentation only.

Abstract guidelines:

  • Prepare your abstract in a document (Word, Google Docs, etc.) or PDF format.
  • Include the abstract's title and names of all authors with their affiliations.
  • Underline the presenter’s name.
  • Please keep the body of the abstract to 200 words or less.

Final Agenda

Poster List

Meeting dates and location:

Meeting dates: site registration opens on Friday, August 12 at 11AM with lunch served at 11:30. The last session will be Saturday, August 13 from 10:50 to 12:20 with closing remarks and farewell at 12:30.

Meeting location: Jordan Hall, University of Notre Dame

Lodging information: We have contracted local hotels to provide discounted rates for the night of August 12. Please follow this link to book your stay at Notre Dame: Lodging and Hotels

Parking information: We will be providing parking passes to everyone that registers. Parking is limited on campus, and parking permits are strictly monitored, hence please print and place the parking pass on you dash board, visible to the enforcement team. You will be able to park in the large Stadium lot a short distance south of the venue. I will send more information with a map of campus closer to the meeting date.

Directions: You can enter this address in your GPS
1220 E. Angela Blvd.
South Bend, IN 46617
This building is at the intersection of Angela Blvd and Joyce Drive. Turn into Joyce Drive and it will take you into the Stadium lots. Park closer to the stadium on the north side.

2022 MNID Steering Committee:

Vern Carruthers, University of Michigan- Ann Arbor 

Michal Olszewski, University of Michigan

Christine Petersen, University of Iowa

Chad Rappleye, The Ohio State University

Sabrina Absalon, Indiana University School of Medicine

Joshua Beck, Iowa State University

Dibyadyuti Datta, Indiana University School of Medicine

Teresa O’Meara, University of Michigan- Ann Arbor

Nathan W. Schmidt, Indiana University School of Medicine

Sumiti Vinayak, University of Illinois

Felipe H. Santiago, University of Notre Dame – lead organizer

Angana Mukherjee, University of Notre Dame – co-organizer

Kasturi Haldar, University of Notre Dame – founding organizer