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West Coast Bacterial Physiologists is an all-volunteer organization.  

The current officers are:

Rebecca Parales, University of California, Davis
Asilomar liaison

Ned Ruby, University of Hawaii, Manoa
Scientific program

Alfred Spormann, Stanford University
Scientific program

Hope Johnson, California State University Fullerton
Treasurer and secretary



Financial Support:

We are grateful for these contributions which help make the meeting possible:

  • Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation
  • National Science Foundation: subsidized registration for graduate students, undergraduates and post-doctoral fellows

  • Genentech John Ingraham Lectures in Microbial Physiology.

  • Dupont Industrial Biosciences: subsidized registration for graduate students

  • Zymo Research