Global Impact Report

The American Society for Microbiology (ASM) is uniquely positioned at the intersection of science and public health to create sustainable solutions for health systems around the world. Our global network of experts works in resource-limited countries to advance the microbial sciences and strengthen health systems by raising awareness of health threats, increasing local expertise, and promoting a culture of responsibility in high-burden areas.

This report highlights ASM's global impact over the past year in four key areas of public health:

  • Addressing critical gaps in HIV detection
  • Advancing diagnostics for tuberculosis
  • Improving global health security
  • Strengthening the healthcare workforce