Regular Meetings

Monthly on First Fridays
328 Mellon Institute, CMU

This seminar is held on the Carnegie Mellon University campus.  Please contact Dr. Jen Bomberger for more information:

2nd Wednesday of every month |  4:00-5:00pm  |  1195 Starzl BST, Univ of Pitt


The Pitt Microbiome Seminar, held at the University of Pittsburgh campus, helps form collaborations across the Pittsburgh area and presents opportunities for more advanced microbiome research.  Previous microbiome experience is not required, and all degree levels are welcome.

Upcoming Meetings

  • February 14, 2018 | Kevin Kohl, PhD | Biological Sciences, Pitt
    “Friends for Life: The role of gut microbes in host physiology, ecology, and evolution”
  • March 14, 2018 | JoAnne Flynn, PhD | Microbiology & Molecular Genetics, Pitt
  • April 11, 2018 | Shyamal Peddada, PhD | Biostatistics, GSPH, Pitt
  • May 9, 2018

Special Events

Wednesday, June 27, 2018
Bridgeside Point, UPitt

“Can metagenomics replace culture for the diagnosis of pneumonia?”

Wednesday, June 20

Justin O’Grady
Senior Lecturer in Medical Microbiology
Norwich Medical School
University of East Anglia, UK

June 27, 2017
University Club

September 20, 2017
University Club

UPDATE:  Microbiome Bootcamp was a great success!  View some photos here.