LIFE published their latest Newsletter
Date | 20-04-2017

for LIFE’s (Leading International Fungal Education) April newsletter. Please follow this link. Leading feature: The World Health Organisation places itraconazole, voriconazole and natamycin on the Essential Medicines list Other featured news items include: Prevalence, clinical and economic burden of mucormycosis admissions in USA Delivering on antimicrobial resistance not possible without improving diagnostic capabilities Invasive fungal infections in the Middle […]

20th symposium of the International Immunocompromised Host Society, Hotel Divani Acropolis in Athens, Greece, June 2018
Date | 05-04-2017

We encourage all who are interested in the clinical practice and research on infections in immunocompromised host to attend the 20th ICHS Symposium in Athens, Greece June 17-19, 2018. Many symposia, plenary sessions, poster sessions will provide the attendee with opportunities to meet with outstanding leaders and clinical experts in the broad field of infectious […]

The Academy of the European Confederation of Medical Mycology: Big Success in Europe and Abroad
Date | 03-04-2017

In September 2016, the European Confederation of Medical Mycology (ECMM) launched the ECMM Academy, by electing the first Fellow of the ECMM (FECMM). Through April 2017 a total of 36 key opinion leaders in the field of Medical Mycology were accepted in the Academy, and acknowledged with FECMM status. While the majority of FECMM originate […]

4th Meeting of the ISHAM Working group Fungal respiratory infections in Cystic Fibrosis
Date | 31-03-2017

On June 5-6th 2017, will be held in Osuna (Seville, Spain) the fourth meeting of the ECMM/ISHAM working group on “Fungal respiratory infections in Cystic Fibrosis”. More information about the meeting can be found here: Deadline for submission of the abstracts is 21st of April. Abstracts should be submitted in English, text may not […]

Annual Meeting French Society for Medical Mycology, Toulouse, 30-31 March 2017
Date | 16-02-2017

The next Annual Meeting of the French Society for Medical Mycology will be held in Toulouse on 30-31 March 2017. Further information can be found at

FungiScope Working Group publishes on Geotrichum & Saprochaete
Date | 14-02-2017

Although 23 cases may appear a low total number it is a substantial addition to the existing knowledge base. This analysis is the result of another multinational collaboration of the FungiScope team spanning contributors from 10 countries over 12 years. All patients were adults with current or previous neutropenia. Find out more about this research […]