Meeting 2018


  • Student No-Cost Lodging Reservations are due Thursday March 1, 2018
  • Student Abstracts are due Wednesday March 14, 2018
  • Lunch/Dinner payments are due Wednesday March 14, 2018

March 23 – 24  2018

Ohio University, Athens, Ohio 45701

Buildings: Morton Hall, Walter Hall, Ohio University Inn

Program Schedule


Meeting Costs

  • Membership Dues (you must be a member to register):
    • Full Members: $10
    • Students or Postdoctoral Fellows: $5
    • You do not have to pay OBASM Membership Dues if you already paid them along with your national ASM membership dues.
  • Meeting Registration Fee:
    • Full Members: $25
    • Students or Postdoctoral Fellows: $5
    • The registration fee covers all drinks and food costs except Saturday lunch and Banquet dinner.
  • Saturday Meals:
    • Box Lunch – $13
    • Banquet Dinner – $25
    • Lunches and banquet dinners must be purchased and paid for no later than 3/14/2018… via online registration or mailed check

No-Cost Student Lodging

  • To reserve no-cost lodging, contact Jennifer Bennett at
  • IMPORTANT: The deadline for reserving no-cost lodging is 3/1/2018
  • OBASM provides limited numbers of hotel rooms for student attendees at no cost on a first-come, first-served basis
  • Each room will house 3 or 4 students of same gender. You may be roomed with students from other institutions
  • Want to know where you will be staying?: Ohio University Inn