ISHAM NEWS! (16-09-2011)
At the next ISHAM Congress in Berlin, Germany, June 11-15,
two important awards will be given:
 “The ISHAM Young
Investigator Award in Basic Mycology”, sponsored by the DMykG foundation and
 “The ISHAM Young Investigator Award in Clinical Mycology”
sponsored by the DMykG foundation.
All information on these awards and how
to apply can be found at the ISHAM website here.
A PhD Thesis of the University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands has appeared by
M.J. Najafzadeh on the Fonsecaea agents of human chromoblastomycosis, based on
published articles. ISHAM members may freely download the Thesis in the ISHAM
"Medical Mycology: From Basic Science to Clinical Needs" will be organized in
Vienna, Austria, 8-10 December, 2011. The full program and registration data can
be found here.
The Fall 2011 issue of the Newsletter of the ISHAM-affiliated Mycology Study Group can be found here, with lots of
information on ongoing projects. A business meeting of MSGis scheduled on
September 19th 7.30 PM at the Sheraton in Chicago (Erie Room).
position is available at the Scientific Institute for Public Health in Brussels,
Belgium, see here. Maybe better call first, because the application period is
A meeting will be held entitled "The three Rs of innate
immune recognition: Toll like receptors (TLRs), RIG-like receptors (RLRs) and
Nod-like receptors (NLRs)". The meeting is organized in London, U.K., on 23
September, 2011. For info, visit the website here.
Another meeting, also
in London, U.K., is "Mucosal dendritic cell-epithelial cell cross-talk", to be
held on 14 October, 2011. Visit the website
Information on the Course in Medical Mycology of the Institut Pasteur, Paris, France, 12 March - 6
April, 2012 can be found at this
A small-scale workshop on Fusarium will be organized in Utrecht, the Netherlands
on 26 October, 2011. For info and program, contact Anne van Diepeningen.