Research & Projects

ESCMID Panorama

Research & Projects

Find out all about the annual congress, upcoming conferences focussing on hot topics in the infection field, ESCMID Study Groups or Committees such as the European Committee on Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing (EUCAST) and the European Committee on Infection Control (EUCIC). Additionally, you can find initiatives from all over the world on fighting antimicrobial resistance and an overview on research supported by ESCMID.

ECCMID

ESCMID's yearly congress attracts over 12'000 participants. ECCMID offers a wide range of sessions including: keynotes, symposia, poster sessions, educational workshops, meet-the-expert sessions and more.

ESCMID Conferences

In addition to ECCMID, our society offers more major conferences covering hot topics for microbiologists and infectious disease specialists.

Study Groups

Find out about and join our topic-centred networking groups

EUCIC

Infection control and preventive measures: an ESCMID priority

EUCAST

EUCAST is a standing committee jointly organized by ESCMID, ECDC (European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control) and European national breakpoint committees. The Steering ...

Fighting Resistance

All scientifically based initiatives to combat the development of antimicrobial resistance and promote the appropriate use of antimicrobials are unreservedly encouraged by ESCMID.

Pipeline Corner

In 2014, ESCMID organized conference on use of old antibiotics to tackle multi-drug resistant ‘Superbugs’ and confront the imminent threat of a ‘post-antibiotic age’. ...

Networking Corner

ESCMID arranges an annual networking corner at ECCMID. With this offer, we want to provide an opportunity for ECCMID participants to get information about ...

Supported research projects

ESCMID provides substantial support and funding for research ideas and networks. There are two distinctive funding schemes: Regular (individual) Research Grants and Study Group Research Funding.

EITaF


The task force has been established by the Executive Committee and it is co-chaired by Nicola Petrosillo (Italy) and Eskild Petersen (Denmark). The ...