Congratulations to Professor Barry Scott who has been selected as the NZMS Orator for 2016.
Barry is Professor of Molecular Genetics at Massey University. His research focuses on understanding the molecular basis of agriculturally beneficial symbiotic interactions between plants and microbes. Barry’s research has been recognised in many ways, including as recipient of the Marsden Medal, Humboldt Research Award, and as a fellow of the Royal Society of New Zealand. Barry will give the NZMS Oration at the NZMS Annual Conference in Christchurch in November.
NZ Microbiological Society Conference 2016
The annual conference for the NZMS will be held in Christchurch 14-17 November 2016, in conjunction with the NZ Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology.