Microbiology Department

St. Richard’s Hospital

Spitalfield Lane


West Sussex

PO19 6SE

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Evening Meetings

With support from our corresponding members WAM organises educational and networking events across the South of England. Our evening meetings are free to attend and are hosted in venues including Frimley Park Hospital, Southampton General and PHE. These events are suitable for Biomedical Scientists, Clinical Scientists and Infection Specialists, or anybody with an interest in Microbiology related to healthcare.


If you are interested in attending, sponsoring or speaking at an upcoming event please contact your local corresponding member or contact a member of the committee on [email protected] 


For a full listing of our upcoming schedule of evening events and to join in the conversation please refer to our Facebook page, Wessex Applied Microbiologists.



WAM Symposium 2017

In addition to a regular calendar of evening events we also showcase the latest thinking and developments in laboratory techniques, patient management and innovative treatments at our annual symposium.


This year’s symposium will be held in Oxford on 3rd November 2017, the single day conference will feature e single day conference will feature experts examining the challenges of the modern day microbiologist; alongside networking opportunities, and a superb supplier exhibition hall. For more information and the full programme of speakers and topics please see our symposium page or speak to your local corresponding member.