ISHAM NEWS! (29-04-2016)

Dear , The next Gordon Conference on Cellular & Molecular Fungal Biology, with the theme “Dynamic Interactions Across Scales from Single Molecules to Fungal Communities” will be held in Holderness, U.S.A., on 19-24 June, 2016. This is the website.

INFOCUS 2016 will be organized in Santiago, Chile, 13-15 November 2016, jointly with the meeting of the International Society of the Immunocompromised Host (ICHS). Visit the website for all info.

The ISHAM journal Medical Mycology Case Reports is performing well. If you wish to sign up to the cTOC, you may do so here and click on “subscribe to new volume alerts”. Also there is a guiding article on how to write a case report, see here.

A new electronic version of the Atlas of Clinical Fungi has appeared with numerous recently described fungi and a comfortable search tool to find cases that have been reported under incorrect or obsolete names. Click here for ordering info.

A one-day Mycological Update will be organized in Utrecht, the Netherlands, on 22 September 2016. This is the flyer with info.

The University of Würzburg, Germany has a vacancy for a professorship in medical microbiology and mycology. All information can be found here.

The Inaugural MSGERC Biannual Meeting will be organized at Asilomar Conference Center, Pacific Grove, U.S.A., on 21-23 September 2016. Click here  for information; early registration is recommended.

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

The website of the ISHAM Working Group Meeting on Black Yeasts and Relatives has been opened for the workshop in Viterbo, Italy, 15-17 September, 2016. For info and program outline, click here.

The Netherlands are a bicycle country. The world’s largest 12,000-bicycle garage is being constructed in Utrecht, see here. It will be ready by the time the 20st ISHAM Congress will be held in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, on 30 June – 4 July, 2018, see here and mark the date in your agenda!

The 17th Chinese National Continuing Medical Education Course on Medical Mycology was successfully held on March 17- 22, 2016 in Chengdu, China. For a report, click here.

The 8th Trends in Medical Mycology (TIMM) will be held in Belgrade, Serbia, on 6-9 October 2017. Click here for the website.

The next Congress of European Medical Microbiologists (ECCMID) will be organized in Vienna, Austria, 22-25 April, 2017. This is the website.

A one-day meeting on Fusarium, with some medical aspects, will be held in Utrecht, The Netherlands, on 26 October, 2016. Click here for info.

The 6th Meeting of the Asia Pacific Society for Medical Mycology (APSMM) will be held in Kuta, Bali, Indonesia, on 20-22 October, 2016. Click here for all info and registration.

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