ISHAM NEWS! (01-09-2016)

Dear , MSG started a web-based education & research activity on invasive mycoses in hematologic malignancies. It features both video and text-based presentations of key epidemiologic data, diagnostic and therapeutic options, pharmacologic considerations, and guidelines/expert opinion on strategies to decrease the spectrum of invasive fungal infections for patients with hematologic malignancies. Click here for all information.

Current Medical Mycology (CMM) is an open access journal supported by the Iranian Society of Medical Mycology (ISMM) and Invasive Fungi Research Center (IFRC).  Visit the journal homepage to view the articles.

The program of the 50st Scientific Meeting of the Deutschsprachigen Mykologischen Gesellschaft in Essen, Germany, 8-10 September, 2016, is available. Click here for the website.

The 7th Congress of European Microbiologists (FEMS) will be held in Valencia, Spain, 9-13 July, 2017. All information can be found here.

ESCMID organizes a postgraduate hands-on technical workshop on better methods for clinical studies in infectious diseases and clinical microbiology. It will be held in Seville, Spain, 26-28 October, 2016. Information can be found here.

The latest LIFE Newsletter, with interesting notes on a variety of subjects can be found here

The main program outline of the 20st ISHAM Congress, 30 June - 4 July 2018 in Amsterdam, The Netherlands can be found at the congress website. You may already give your suggestions for speakers or symposia: mail to, we will be happy to communicate with you about your ideas. More detailed proposals will be developed by the end of this year. If you want to taste the atmosphere of summer in Amsterdam, look at this beautiful concert on the water here.

It is a great pleasure to announce the establishment of the Ira F. Salkin Memorial Award for the best original publication in Medical Mycology by a member of Young ISHAM. All information can be found here.

Do you have anything to announce to the active community of workers in all fields of medical mycology, free of charge? Please send a link to your event to

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