Serving Canada by certifying professional Microbiologists who have demonstrated proficiency, knowledge, and experience in Microbiology.

Annual General Meeting

The Annual General Meeting of the Canadian College of Microbiologists was held on Thursday November 19th 2020, at 10:30 am (Pacific time). To comply with meeting restrictions in place during the COVID-19 pandemic, a physical meeting was held at the BCCDC in Vancouver, and an on-line meeting for all other members.

Again in 2021, the Annual General Meeting will have a hybrid format. Further details will be posted here and members will be notified once a date for the AGM has been decided.

At the 2020  AGM, the members present accepted a proposal that the category of Associate Membership be abolished.


The Canadian College of Microbiologists (CCM) is a professional association for Microbiologists across Canada. The College was incorporated in 1978 under the Canada Corporations Act and has a mandate to:

  • gain recognition of microbiology as a distinctive scientific profession and to provide an association through which professional microbiologists may develop programs and activities to promote their professional development and status;
  • provide a designation, by which they are recognized to work with microorganisms with competence, dependability and safety;
  • and operate with legal and professional status as a non-profit organization.


For general correspondence with the College please contact the Registrar.

Dr. Paul Levett

655 West 12th Ave, Vancouver BC V5Z 4R4


Names and addresses of the Board of Directors are listed under the heading ABOUT

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