Welcome to MIMA!

The Minnesota Interlaboratory Microbiology Association (MIMA) is an independent organization dedicated to clinical and public health microbiology issues. MIMA is composed of individuals interested in current topics in clinical and public health microbiology. MIMA provides continuing education for laboratory-based personnel in the area of clinical microbiology through dinner meetings held three times per year. Dinner meetings feature speakers that give presentations about topics of interest to microbiologists.


SAVE THE DATE! Our fall meeting will

be Thursday, October 27 2016!

The meeting will be held at Profile Event Center in Minneapolis


Topic 1: "Current Challenges and Future Solutions in Susceptibility Testing"

Patricia J. Simner PhD, D(ABMM)

Assistant Professor of Pathology

Director of Bacteriology and Parasitology, Division of Medical Microbiology

Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions

Department of Pathology, Division of Medical Microbiology


Topic 2: "Antibiotic Stewardship and One Health: Acting together to keep antibiotics working in Minnesota"

Amanda Beaudoin DVM, PhD, DACVPM

Director, One Health Antibiotic Stewardship

Minnesota Department of Health


Register here: http://www.mimamn.org/reg1.php


(If you have trouble registering online, please click here for registration instructions.)


Are you interested in becoming a board member? Our treasurer position is vacant; if you are interested, please contact us at mima.general@gmail.com for details!


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