The Dr. Ira. F. Salkin Memorial Award

It is a great pleasure to announce the establishment of the Ira F. Salkin Memorial Award for the best original publication in Medical Mycology by a member of Young ISHAM.  Dr. Salkin a former long-time Editor-in-Chief of Medical Mycology was a strong proponent of the advancement of young scientists through their efforts in publication and this yearly award was established to support those goals.

Karl V. Clemons, PhD
More info Editor-in-Chief
Medical Mycology


Editor's Choice:

Luisa F. López, Yorlady Valencia, Ángela M. Tobón, Oscar Velásquez, Cristian D. Santa, Diego H. Cáceres, Ángela Restrepo, and Luz E. Cano

Childhood histoplasmosis in Colombia: Clinical and laboratory observations of 45 patients
Med Mycol (October 2016) 54 (7): 677-683 doi:10.1093/mmy/myw020

Laura Judith Marcos-Zambrano, Pilar Escribano, Carlos Sánchez-Carrillo, Emilio Bouza, and Jesús Guinea

Scope and frequency of fluconazole trailing assessed using EUCAST in invasive Candida spp. isolates
Med Mycol (October 2016) 54 (7): 733-739 doi:10.1093/mmy/myw033




Challenges in Diagnosis and Management of Invasive Fungal Diseases in Izmir, Turkey. For information, contact Macit Ilkit Macit İlkit.


Joint Symposium the Japanese Society of Veterinary Sciences, the ISHAM Working Groups Veterinary Mycology and Medical Phycology Fujisawa, Japan, More info.


Meeting German-language Society for Mycology (DMYKG) in Essen, Germany, More info.


The International Conference Mycology & Mushrooms will be held in San Antonio, Texas, U.S.A., September 12-14, 2016.


Workshop ISHAM Working Groups on Black Yeasts and Chromoblastomycosis Viterbo, Italy more info.

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