Mission & Activities

ESCMID is a global leader committed to advancing the fields of Clinical Microbiology (CM) and Infectious Diseases (ID). ESCMID brings to light critical infection-related issues and provides a range of educational programmes and activities through its platform. CM and ID professionals worldwide are brought together to help determine the future of global health, supported by high-quality and clinically meaningful research as well as guidance and training provided by ESCMID. 


ESCMID’s mission is to champion medical progress in infection for a healthier tomorrow.

Our work

ESCMID produces a wide range of programmes, events and scientific content to advance the CM and ID community. As a catalyst for change, ESCMID provides and supports research networks, Continued Medical Education (CME), virtual education, and research funding. The annual congress attracts thousands of members and affiliates from around the world with keynotes, scientific research, educational sessions and more. ESCMID's Society continues to seek new and improved ways to assert global leadership in the field of infection.


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