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17–19 June 2018 20th Symposium on Infections in the Immunocompromised Host

Athens, Greece

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 diseases and immune-deficiencies while covering such diverse topics as new diagnostics,  infections in transplant recipients,  invasive fungal infections and resistance,  treatment of multi-resistant bacteria, infectious complications in immunocompromised children,  life-threatening infections and intensive care in neutropenic cancer patients ,antiviral and antifungal immune responses in compromised hosts,  prophylaxis and treatment of viral infections in immunocompromised hosts, and others.

18–19 June 2018 Irish Fungal Society Annual Meeting 2018

Maynooth University, Ireland

The Irish Fungal Society Annual Meeting is the premier conference in Ireland for research on all areas of fungal biology, biotechnology and pathogenesis.

30 June–4 July 2018 20th Congress of the International Society for Human and Animal Mycology

Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Congresses of the International Society for Human and Animal Mycology (ISHAM) are only held every three years and provide clinicians, scientists and students an exciting opportunity to meet at an international forum dedicated solely to the study of medical mycology.

6–11 July 2018 6th Central European Summer Course on Mycology and 3rd Rising Stars in Mycology Workshop

Szeged, Hungary

We are pleased to announce that registration and abstract submission for the 6th CESC opens at 1st April ( All participants are required to submit an abstract of their research activity. Among the submitted summaries several will be selected for an oral presentation as part of the ‘Student’s talk’ session. Registration fee will cover participation on the scientific programs and the accommodation with full board.

IMPORTANT ! Please note that travel expenses to Szeged are excluded. However, we will organize group transportation from Budapest Airport to Szeged on 5th of July and from Szeged to Budapest Airport on 11th of July. More details will be sent after the registration closed.

CESC/FEMS fellowships will be available covering the registration fee. To apply for a Grant, along with your abstract, please send us a Curriculum Vitae and a Motivation letter via our Registration system. Grants will be available only for participants under the age of 35.

16–21 July 2018 11th International Mycological Congress (IMC11)

San Juan, Puerto Rico

The Mycological Society of America (MSA), the International Mycological Association, the Latin American Mycological Association (ALM), the Puerto Rican Mycological Society (SPM), Universidad del Turabo and Meet Puerto Rico are proud to sponsor the 11th International Mycological Congress in San Juan, Puerto Rico. This will be the first time IMC is celebrated in Latin America and the Caribbean region, one of the circa 30 biodiversity hotspots of the world.

13–15 September 2018 First Balkan Conference on Medical Mycology and Mycotoxicology

Timisoara - Romania

The aim of this regional meeting is to improve the medical mycology knowledge in specialists from all twelve Balkan countries and to make their activity in the field more dynamic and visible. The meeting also represents a great opportunity to identify and solve major gaps in diagnostic and therapy, to exchange ideas with researchers and clinicians from other European countries, to develop common networks and research. The programme will include sessions on clinical mycology, environmental mycology, toxigenic fungi and mycotoxins, veterinary mycology, antifungal therapy, translational research and drug design. All participants will have the opportunity to interact with outstanding invited speakers during the special meet-the-experts sessions.

12–13 January 2019 Immunology of Fungal Infections (GRS) Gordon Research Seminar

Galveston, TX, USA

In this Seminar, the upcoming next generation of fungal immunologists from around the world will be brought together to present cutting-edge ideas and novel insights that helps us to understand the mechanisms underlying fungal-host interactions, the molecular pathways that promote protection against fungal infections, and how this information might be exploited in the clinic. The program will promote discussion on these topics and will conclude with a final training session on communicating research to journal editors, the public and grant committees.

11–14 October 2019 9th Trends in Medical Mycology

Nice, France

It is a great honour and pleasure for us to invite you cordially to participate in the 9th Congress on Trends in Medical Mycology (TIMM-9), which will be held in October 11-14, 2019 at Nice-Acropolis Convention Center, Nice, France. The meeting is designed for medical microbiologists, medical mycologists, heamatologists, oncologists, transplant physicians, intensivists, immunologists, and all those with interest in medical mycology. We expect TIMM-9 to be at least as successful as previous TIMM Congresses, which brought together around 1,000 international delegates from all over the world.

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