• International Bordetella Society

    Encourage research in the biology and genetics of Bordetellae and the pathophysiology, immunology, clinical and epidemiological aspects of the infections that they cause, and the development and testing of new vaccines for its prevention.

     

    Provide a global forum for the exchange of information among scientists, physicians, veterinarians, public health officials, regulators, manufacturers and others engaged in research on, care of individuals with and preparation and oversight of products involving the Bordetellae.

     

    Promote the development of young scientists in Bordetella-related work, by encouraging their active participation in Society meetings and activities.

     

  • We will hold a competition for a society logo soon!

    Lab day meetings in 2021

    January meeting coming soon

  • Meetings

    Information on upcoming and past meetings

    13th International Bordetella Symposium: 2022

    The 13th International Bordetella Symposium will be held at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, Canada, June , 2022

    Other meetings of interested

    Details coming soon!

    Past Bordetella meetings

    Details available soon!

  • Membership Portal

    Please consider this opportunity to become a member and contribute to the successful launch of the International Bordetella Society. Members donating $500 or more in addition to their regular dues will receive the recognition of being a “Founding Member”

  • Executive Committee

    Chair of the committee

    Senior Scientist @ FDA Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research

    USA

    Committee Member

    Director of Vaccine Development Center @ WVU-Health Sciences

    Assistant Professor, Department of Microbiology, Immunology, & Cell Biology

    USA

     

    Committee Member

    Scientific Director @ Vanderbilt Vaccine Research Program

    Sarah H. Sell & Cornelius Vanderbilt Professor of Pediatrics

    USA

    Committee Member

    Professor of Infectious Diseases @ University of Georgia

    USA

    Committee Member

    University of Virginia School of Medicine Professor Emeritus 

    USA

    Committee Member

    Professor of Biochemistry

    Trinity College Dublin

    Ireland

    Committee Member

    Professor of Microbiology @ UCT Prague & Head of Laboratory of Molecular Biology of Bacterial Pathogens
    Institute of Microbiology of the Czech Academy of Sciences
    Czech Republic

    Meeting Organizer 2019

    Research Director @ Inserm (Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale)

    France

    Meeting Organizer 2021

     

    Professor of Microbiology & Immunology @ the University of British Columbia

    Canada

    Our bylaws

  • Job Postings

    Coming soon!

  • Resources & Databases

    Gold

    Genomes online database

    Biocyc Pathways

    Genome databases

    KEGG

    Kyoto Encyclopedia of Genes and Genomes (KEGG) Pathways

    Ortholog list

    Bordetella pertussis Mauve alignment

    Bordetella bronchiseptica Mauve alignment

    Bordetella parapertussis Mauve alignment

    Tutorials

    Coming soon!

    Bordetella publications

    Coming soon!

  • Publications

    Send us your recent publications. We will add them our database + we will tweet about them!

  • Contact us!

    If you would like to join our society but still have questions...

    If you want us to post Bordetella related jobs or news

    If you want to join our listserv

  • Social us

    We tweet about all Bordetella-related subjects

  • Cancellation and Refund Policy for Membership

    Membership dues are non-refundable

    However, if you paid for a membership by mistake on our member portal, written request of refund with explanations must be emailed to the membership office within 30 days from the date of your membership dues payment.