The 19th ISHAM Congress in Melbourne, Australia, 4-8 May 2015, was a great meeting. The Australian Newzealand Mycology Interest Group (ANZMIG) of the Australasian Infectious Diseases Society (ASID) were the proud host of the meeting. It was run in parallel with the 2015 Mycology Masterclass. Six hundred and sixty seven delegates from 48 countries attended. It was a busy week starting with pre-Congress workshops on the 2nd and 3rd of May with topics as varied as MALDI-TOF, Histopathology, Therapeutic Drug Monitoring, Antifungal Susceptibility Testing and Infections in the Immunocompromised Host. There were many scientific highlights and sessions comprising the 4 themes within the program: clinical, translational, one health and basic science aspects of medical mycology, which were very well attended, featuring 323 oral presentations in 36 symposia, and 439 posters, showcasing high quality original research and state of the art reviews. Further important items about the congress can be found here.


May 30-2 2015

American Society for Microbiology New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, More info.


June 7-11 2015

FEMS 2015), Maastricht, The Netherlands. More info.


June 15 2015

The General Assembly of the Belgian Medical Mycological Society Brussels. Belgium. For info, contact Katrien Lagrou


June 21-26 2015

A Fusarium Laboratory Workshop Manhattan, Kansas, U.S.A. More info.

July 22-25 2015

"Drug Discovery and Therapy World Congress"  Boston, U.S.A. More info.


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