18th INFOCUS taking place virtually
Date | 24-09-2020

Due to the currently COVID pandemics, INFOCUS was changed to two virtual sessions, on October 14th and 24th.   A top notch Internet Platform will support online simultaneous rooms, Keynote lectures and 24 prerecorded lectures that will stay in our …

Bronchoscopy safety
Date | 21-09-2020

Due to the risk of transmission of SARS-CoV-2 to health care workers, diagnostic procedures for Covid‐19 associated aspergillosis may be delayed or impeded, as use of bronchoscopy has been discouraged. We created a simulation model to visualize aerosol and droplet …

New date: 5th ECMM Educational Symposium- RARE YEASTS – A GROWING THREAT, 6-7- May 2021, IASI – ROMANIA
Date | 17-09-2020

The 5th ECMM Educational Symposium, jointly organized by ECMM, ESCMID, and ISHAM, on the topic: “Rare Yeasts – A growing Threat” previously planned on October 1st and 2nd, 2020 in Iasi, Romania, is postponed to May, 6 and 7, 2021.  This …

ECMM Covid-19/Influenza-Associated Pulmonary Aspergillosis – Management Pocket Card
Date | 14-09-2020

Invasive pulmonary aspergillosis associated to respiratory virus infection have been described in patients with influenza and COVID-19 that needed ICU treatment. The ECMM Covid-19/Influenza-Associated Pulmonary Aspergillosis – Management Pocket Card provides guidance on screening, diagnosis and treatment bundles for CAPA …

Post-Graduate course in Medical Mycology for clinical microbiologists in Israel
Date | 31-08-2020

Prof. Esther SegaI wants to share with you the information that at  the School of Medicine of Tel Aviv University, a  theoretical and practical Post-Graduate course in Medical Mycology for clinical microbiologists was initiated. It runs over two semesters, and …