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13 December 2022

New call for ESCMID Subcommittee members

ESCMID is pleased to announce an open call to join a number of ESCMID Subcommittees. We are accepting applications for 3 positions in the Scientific Affairs Subcommittee, 2 positions in the Guidelines Subcommittee and 2 positions in the Parity Commission. ESCMID members who are qualified and interested are encouraged to review the positions and apply before the deadline. The application period is open now and will close on January 5th, 2023.


15 December 2022 | Deadline

ESCMID Förderverein Grant applications


31 December 2022 | Deadline

Submission for the ECCMID 2023 Art Gallery


05 January 2023 | Deadline

Applications to join ESCMID Subcommittees


15 January 2023 | Deadline

CAREer Grant applications

ESCMID Förderverein supports LMIC attendance for ECCMID 2023

There are only 2 days left to apply for the ESCMID Förderverein Grant for ECCMID 2023. The ESCMID Förderverein will support ECCMID attendees residing or working in CM/ID in LMICs. The grant will provide free registration as well as full funding for flights and accommodation for the congress days. The application period closes on 15 December 2022. Learn more and apply today!

User Requirements for Community-Acquired Acute Respiratory Tract Infection Diagnostics

In the VALUE-Dx project, we aim to develop evidence-based User Requirements Specifications (URS) to support development and implementation of rapid diagnostics for community-acquired acute respiratory tract infections (CA-ARTI). We are now inviting medical experts and healthcare professionals to contribute their viewpoints through a short survey, that can be found here and is open until 08 January 2023.

European Association of Hospital Pharmacists (EAHP) annual congress

Register for the EAHP’s 27th congress in Lisbon 22-24 March 2023, themed "From drug design to treatment success – What really matters to patients?" Three keynotes will focus on the opportunities for personalised medicine, improvements in the communication of risks and benefits to patients and patient involvement in pharmacy practice research. Register for the Congress here.

TAE Steering Committee Election results –
3 New members

In the recent elections, three new TAE SC members were selected. They will join the committee in April 2023 for three years: Casandra Bulescu (Romania), Christian Kraef (Denmark) and Claudio Neidhöfer (Germany). Welcome on board!

ESCMID AMS Certificate 2023-2025

Registration is now open for the next cohort of the ESCMID Antimicrobial Stewardship Certificate taking place in 2023-2025. This programme is a unique opportunity for medical specialists from all over the world to meet, create professional networks and learn from renowned experts. See the full programme and register now online.

Vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecium: admission prevalence, sequence types and risk factors

Sign up now for the online course, "Antimicrobial stewardship in low and middle-income countries"

ESGMAC webinar, 14 December, 17:00-18:00 CET: Ureaplasma species-associated hyperammonemia in lung transplant recipients

Tip #3 for joining Mastodon is all about Mastodon etiquette covering special terms and common posting habits

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