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ESCMID Parity Commission

The ESCMID Parity Commission (EPC) was founded to review and improve the representation of minorities and gender as well as geographic balance in the fields of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases.

ESCMID Parity Resource Tool

This Resource Tool is addressed to all professionals in the fields of clinical microbiology and infectious diseases, whatever their position and their working environment.

About the Parity Commission

The aim of the Parity Commission is: 1.) to improve gender representation and geographic balance within ESCMID and related educational activities 2.) to tutor young ...

Latest news

ESCMID is happy to announce an open call for two ESCMID Parity Commission (PC) member positions. The officer’s term is envisaged for 3 years ...

Parity Blog

In January 2016 the Parity Commission launched a blog to look at disparity due to gender or provenance. Join our discussions on gender and ...

Parity Survey

In 2011, ESCMID conducted an online survey on discrimination regarding gender, minorities and geographic areas among CM and ID specialists in their employment and ...


Issued by the ESCMID Parity Commission

The Parity Commission has drawn up this guidance document in order to improve the balance of all ESCMID-related ...

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