Edited by: Gioconda San Blas (Instituto Venezolano de Investigaciones Científicas, Caracas, Venezuela) firstname.lastname@example.org and
Sybren de Hoog (Centraalbureau voor Schimmelcultures, Utrecht, The Netherlands) email@example.com .
March 3-28 2014
The next Spring Course of Medical Mycology of the Institut Pasteur will be held in Paris, March 3– 28, 2014. The course will be taught in English and is aimed to microbiologists (MDs, PhDs and veterinarians) with previous practice in a medical mycology laboratory. The course will be divided into interactive lectures, bench sessions and panel discussions during 4 weeks. Application deadline is Sept. 30, 2013. For information and registration, click here or contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
March 23-27 2014
The 12th European Conference on Fungal Genetics will be held in Seville, Spain, March 23-27, 2014. For full information, click here.
March 26-30 2014
The 12th ASM Conference on Candida and candidiasis will be held in New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.A., on March 26-30, 2014. The program includes sessions on pathobiology, host-fungus interactions, infection and antifungal therapy; see here.
March 31-3 2014
Micom 2014, an International Conference on Microbial Communication will be held in Jena, Germany, 31 March – 3 April, 2014. Full info can be found here.
April 7-11 2014
A course on Diagnostic Medical Mycology is organized at the University of Leeds, U.K., 7-11 April, 2014. More information is available here and application forms are available by emailing Ruth Ashbee.
April 8-10 2014
The Sixth Russian Congress of Medical Mycology will be held in Moscow, Russia, 8-10 April, 2014. Full information is available on the website here.
April 22-25 2014
The CBS Spring Symposium Week 2014 will start with a masterclass on Methods in Fungal Diversity and Barcoding, organized by the ISHAM Working Groups on Barcoding and on Scedosporium infections. A wide array of methods applied to a single set of Scedosporium strains will be shown. The meeting will take place in Utrecht, The Netherlands, 22-23 April, 2014. Subsequently a meeting is organized in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 24-25 April, 2014, entitled ‘Genera and Genomes’. For both meetings information will be available soon on the CBS website.
May 10-13 2014
The 24th European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases will be held in Barcelona, Spain, 10 – 13 May, 2014. For full information, click here.
May 13-16 2014
The 3rd Workplace and Indoor Aerosols Conference will be held in Wroclaw, Poland, 13-16 May, 2014. Full information can be found on the website here
May 15-19 2014
The 9th International Conference on Cryptococcus and Cryptococcosis will be organized in Amsterdam, 15-19 May, 2014. For registration, program and further information, click here.
May 15-16 2014
The 3rd Iranian Congress on Medical Mycology will be held in Tehran, Iran, 15-16 May, 2014. For full information and registration, click here.
May 17-20 2014
The American Society for Microbiology (ASM) will have its yearly meeting in Boston, U.S.A., 17-20 May, 2014. Fullinformation can be found here.
May 19 2014
The 3rd ECMM Educational Symposium: ‘Diagnosis and treatment of rare yeast infections’ will be organized as a pre-congress activity of the Cryptococcus meeting, see here. In connection with the same conference, a Clinical Masterclass and a Genome Workshop focusing on Cryptococcus will be organized at the same venue, on May 19, 2014.
May 28-31 2014
The 5th Conges of Macedonian Microbiologists will take place 28-31 May, 2014 in Ohrid, Macedonia. All information can be found here
June 5-6 2014
The 3rd meeting of the ECMM/ISHAM working group on Fungal Respiratory Infections in Cystic Fibrosis will be held in Angers, France, 5-6 June, 2014. Information can be found here and for registration, contact email@example.com.
June 15-1 2014
A training course on molecular mycology and pathogenesis at Duke University Medical Center in Durham, U.S.A., 15 June - 1 July, 2014. For information and registration, click here.
June 18-20 2014
The XII Spanish National Congress on Mycology / XII Congreso Nacional de Micología will be held in Bilbao, Spain, 18-20 June , 2014. This comprises also the II Meeting on Invasive Fungal Infections (IIEFI). Registration is now open; for program and information (in Spanish), click here.
July 4-6 2014
An ESCMID course on pharmacokinetics entitled ‘Bringing PK and PD in Fungal Infections into the Clinic’ will be organized in Nijmegen, The Netherlands, 4-6 July, 2014. For information, click here.
July 7-12 2014
The congress Indoor Air 2014 will be organized in Hong Kong, 7-12 July, 2014. For full information, click here.
July 27-1 2014
The next congress of the International Union of Microbiological Societies (IUMS) is scheduled July 27 – August 1, 2014 in Montreal, Canada. website
August 3-8 2014
The 10th International Mycological Congress will take place in Bangkok, Thailand, 3 – 8 August, 2014. This is one of the major congresses in mycology, with a significant medical section. This is the website www.imc10.kasetsart.org.
August 28-2 2014
IAC2014, the 2014 International Aerosol Conference will be organized in Busan, South Korea, 28 August – 2 September, 2014
September 5-9 2014
The 54th ICAAC (Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy) will be held in Washington, DC, U.S.A., 5-9 September, 2014. All information on this major event can be found here.
September 18-21 2014
Trends in Environmental Microbiology for Public Health (TEMPH2014), with topics on indoor mycology, will take place 18-24 September, 2014, in Lisbon, Portugal. Full information can be found here.
September 19-21 2014
The 3rd Forum on Zygomycosis, organized by the ECMM/ISHAM Working Group on Zygomycosis, will take place in Marathon, Greece, 19-21 September, 2014. For further information please go to www.zygomycosis2014.eu.
October 1-3 2014
The International Conference on Antimicrobial Research (ICAR2014) will be held in Madrid, Spain, 1-3 October, 2014. For full information and registration, click here.
October 3 2014
A preliminary program for one day Postgraduate Technical Workshop “Veterinary Mycology in Practice”, a joint activity between the ISHAM Veterinary Working Group and ESCVP, to be held on 3 October, 2014 in Milan, Italy, can be found here. For registration, visit the website of the WG here.
October 8-14 2014
The next meeting of the ISHAM Working Group Chromoblastomycosis is the centennial ‘100 years of Chromoblastomycosis’. The meeting will be held in Sao Luis, Maranhao, Brazil, 8-14 October, 2014. A website will be available soon.
October 14-16 2014
The 8th Cuban Congress on Microbiology and Tropical Medicine will be organized in Havana, Cuba, 14-16 October, 2014, with some mycological sections. For information, click here.
October 16-18 2014
The next Latin American medical mycology conference (Infocus) will be organized in Curitiba, Brazil, 16-18 October, 2014. Information is available on this website.
November 17-28 2014
The next CBS Course Medical Mycology will take place in Utrecht, The Netherlands, 17-28 November, 2014. See here for information and registration.
December 11-13 2014
The next MEEGID 12th International Conference on Molecular Epidemiology and Evolutionary Genetics of Infectious Diseases takes place in Bangkok, Thailand, 11-13 December, 2014. Click here for the website.