ESCMID newsletter

August 2014

Dear Colleague,
The holiday season slowly comes to an end and ESCMID greets you with a new face online. You may now want to update yourself on Ebola, to apply for a research grant or to submit an abstract for ECCMID 2015. It is all at your fingertips. Great to have you with us!

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The Society

ESCMID greets you with a new face online

Latest news are now the main focus on the ESCMID homepage. Now, you reach information, videos and interviews even more conveniently. We hope you enjoy the new ESCMID website!


ESCMID events

ECCMID 2015 Abstract Submission Now Open!

Submit now your abstract for ECCMID 2015 in Copenhagen. The abstract submission deadline is 30 October 2014. Check out the submission guidelines and topics!

ESCMID Conference on Reviving Old Antibiotics

ESCMID is organising the first Conference on Reviving Old Antibiotics in Vienna, Austria, from 22-24 October 2014. Register now, there is room only for a few more attendees to join this conference! More information can be found on the  conference website.


Scientific Affairs

New ESCMID website on Ebola

ESCMID is - as the whole medical world - concerned about the Ebola epidemic and is closely monitoring events related to this. The new ESCMID Ebola website ( presents latest news and helpful links dealing with Ebola.

Did you know that you can receive up to EUR 20'000 for your research project?

Apply for an ESCMID Research Grant to pursue groundbreaking research in the fields of clinical microbiology and infectious diseases. Deadline: 14 October 2014, 12.00 CET.

Best regards,
Your ESCMID Communications Editors


What's up at ESCMID

29 September - 1 October 2014
Groningen, The Netherlands

Postgradutate Technical Workshop
Anaerobic Bacteria: Next Generation Technology Meets Anaerobic Diagnostics

2 - 3 October 2014
Annecy, France
Postgraduate Education Course
Infection Management in the Elderly: Room for Improvement

22 - 24 October 2014
Vienna, Austria
ESCMID Conference
ESCMID Conference on Reviving Old Antibiotics

6 - 8 March 2015
Lisbon, Portugal

3rd ESCMID Conference on Vaccines - Vaccines for Mutual Protection

25 - 28 April 2015
Copenhagen, Denmark


More ESCMID events

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