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ESCMID Study Group for Implant-Associated Infections - ESGIAI

News & Activities

Here is the new, enlarged ESGIAI Executive Committee:

  • Chairperson: Dr Alex SORIANO, Spain
  • Vice-Chair: Dr Antonios PAPADOPOULOS, Greece
  • Secretary & Treasurer: Dr Tobias KRAMER, Germany
  • Board Member (ad hoc until 2018): Dr Eric BONNET, France
  • Board Member (ad hoc until 2018): Dr Margaret HANNAN, Ireland
  • Board Member (ad hoc until 2018): Dr Zeliha KOCAK TUFAN, Turkey
  • Board Member (ad hoc until 2018): Professor Frederic LAURENT, France
  • Board Member (ad hoc until 2018): Dr Sabine PETERSDORF, Germany
  • Board Member (ad hoc until 2018): Dr Annibale RAGLIO, Italy

We thank all previous Executive Committee for their excellent work over the last years. We are looking forward to continuing this work.

Your new Executive Committee

  • Sunday, 10 April 2016
    13.15 h - 14.15 h (Room: E106/107)
    ESGIAI Meeting: All interested persons are cordially invited to join the meeting and plan future Study Group activities.
  • Tuesday, 12 April 2016
    13.30 h - 15.30 h (Hall K)
    2-hour Symposium SY152: Update in diagnosis and clinical management of implant-associated infections

Consisting of

  • Alex Soriano, Spain (Chairperson)
  • Antonios Papadopoulos, Greece (Secretary)
  • Stefania Stefani, Italy (Treasurer)
  • Tobias Kramer, Germany (Board Member)

We thank the previous Executive Committee for their excellent work over the last years. We are looking forward to continuing this work.

Your new Executive Committee

  • Sunday, 26 April 2015
    12.00 - 14.00 (Hall L)
    ESGIAI Business Meeting: All interested persons are cordially invited to join the meeting and plan future Study Group activities.
  • Sunday, 11 May 2014
    18.15 - 19.15 (Room 133/134)
    ESGIAI Business Meeting: All interested persons are cordially invited to join the meeting and plan future Study Group activities.
  • Sunday, 28 April 2013
    18.15 - 19.15 (Hall 8)
    ESGIAI Business Meeting
    : All interested persons are cordially invited to join the meeting and plan future ESGIAI activities.

To see the scientific sessions, please check the ECCMID programme.

ECCMID programme

  • 1 April, 9.00-11.00
    2-hour Symposium "Challenges in osteoarticular infections"
  • 2 April, 13.00-14.00 (Meeting Room 13/14)
    ESGIAI Business Meeting
    All interested persons are cordially invited to join the meeting and plan future ESGIAI activities.

For more details, please check the ECCMID programme.

ECCMID programme

  • 9 May, 18.15-19.15 (Room Blue 2)
    ESGIAI Business Meeting
    All interested persons are cordially invited to join the meeting and plan future ESGIAI activities.

For more details about the congress, please check the ECCMID/ICC programme.

ECCMID/ICC programme

Ongoing Projects

  • European web-based implant registry in preparation
  • Retrospective study in orthopaedic implant infections from already existing registers in the centres of the ESGIAI members in preparation
Last update: 05 April 2016

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