About DMB FIG


PMCx61 Program Committee: 

PMCX 61 is sponsored by the MSA Diagnostic & Biomedical Microscopy Focused Interest Group (DBM-FIG).

DBM-FIG consists of members of MSA who share common interests in the application and advancement of biological electron microscopy (Bio EM) techniques and instrumentation for diagnostic and biomedical research on diseases.   DBM-FIG meets annually and organize symposium and Pre-Meeting Congress during the M&M conference to discuss diversified subjects on bio EM research in the context of diseases in human, animals and plants.

DBM – FIG Officers: 

  • Claudia López, Oregon Health and Science University – Leader 2021-2022
  • Marcela Redigolo, West Virginia University – Leader Elect 2021-2022
  • Han Chen, Penn State medical College – Treasurer 2020-2024

2021 PMCx61 Program Committee:

  • Ru-ching Hsia (rhsia@umaryland.edu), Univ of Maryland Baltimore, Program Chair
  • Claudia López (lopezcl@ohsu.edu), Oregon Health and Science Univ., Co-Chair
  • Marcela Redigolo (marcela.redigolo@mail.wvu.edu), West Virginia Univ.
  • Han Chen (hchen3@pennstatehealth.psu.edu), Penn State Medical College
  • Joe Mowery (joseph.mowery@usda.gov), USDA-ARS

Get Involved. Become a DBM-FIG member:

All MSA members are eligible and encouraged to participate in the FIGs.  Annual dues are $15 and can be paid by selecting DBM-FIG at the FIG Store or when renewing membership or joining the society.   Student members are FREE to join one Focused Interest Group.

If you would like to be involved with symposium or event organization, please email FIG leader Ru-ching Hsia (rhsia@umaryland.edu)