ISHAM NEWS! (11-11-2010)
Dear , The website of the symposium “Power of
Fungi and Mycotoxins in Health and Disease”, which will be held in
Primošten, Croatia, 19-22, October 2011, is now available, click here.
There will be several sessions on medical mycology and pathology in addition to
those on mycotoxins.
The ISHAM-affiliated Mycology Study Group (MSG)
has launched CME-credited interactive tool entitled “Innovations in
Diagnosis and Management of Invasive Fungal Infections”. For information
and participation, click here.
55th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society for Medical Mycology
will be held in Tokyo, Japan, October 21-22, 2011. Information and website will
be available soon, or contact Prof. M. Hiruma, firstname.lastname@example.org.
BSMM Diagnostic Medical
Mycology Course is organized at the University of Leeds, 19-23 March, 2011. For enquiries
contact Ruth Ashbee, H.R.Ashbee@leeds.ac.uk.
ISHAM Working Groups on Black yeasts and Chromoblastomycosis will
organize a joint meeting in Curitiba, Brazil, 1-4 December, 2011. We will give
you further details as soon as the website is up and running. Organiser is
Vania Vicente, email@example.com.
CBS-KNAW Fungal Biodiversity Centre organizes a meeting on modern fungal
nomenclature entitled “One Fungus – One Name”, briefly 1F = 1N, in
Amsterdam, The Netherlands 19-21 April, 2011 . There will also be topics on medical fungi. For
information and registration, click here.
German-speaking Society for Medical Mycology (DMYKG) has started an institution
for educational activities called “Scientia Akademie”. The website here is still under construction, we will keep you informed. Contact: Gabi Henning, Ghwpress@aol.com.
47th Annual Scientific Meeting of the British Society for Medical Mycology (BSMM) will be held in Glasgow, Scotland, 17-19 April, 2011. A website will
For the CBS Course Medical Mycology in Utrecht, The Netherlands, 7-18 March, a limited number of places is still
available, see here for information and registration.
The 12th International
Conference on Indoor Air Quality and Climate will be held in Austin,
U.S.A., June 5-10, 2011. This is the website with all information: here
The 21st ECCMID congress (European Congress of
Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases) will take place in Milan, Italy,
7-12 May, 2011. Information and program can be found here here.
This major congress on microbiology will also harbor a number of sessions on
The 22nd ECCMID congress is scheduled in
London, U.K., 31 March – 3 April, 2012, see here.