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Hackathon at the 18th ICID

Fellowship Opportunity
ISID's STEP program is a short term (range 2 to 4 months) clinical infectious diseases trainee exchange program to enable Latin American Infectious Disease fellows to get training in another Latin American academic program.

The application deadline is Septerber 15, 2017

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What's New

Call for ISID Council Nominations
More information on the ISID's Council.
Suggestions for nominees, or self-nominations with short statement of interest (not more than 150 words) and your CV should be sent to the
attention of Laurence Mialot at laurence.mialot@isid.org. The ISID Nominations Committee will meet in October 2017 to consider all nominations.

Infectious Diseases: A Geographic Guide, 2nd Ed. released. Edited by Eskild Petersen, Lin H. Chen and Patricia Schlagenhauf-Lawlor.
Provides information on disease risk, concomitant infections and emerging bacterial, viral and parasitic infections in a given geographical are of the world. Divided according to UN world regions, this book covers the geographic disease profile, presenting symptoms and incubation periods of infections.

ISID advocates for the continued funding of the Fogarty international Center. Read the full letter to US HHS Secretary Price.

ISID Position Statement on the March for Science - April 22, 2017.

Read ISID's letter to the President of the United Nations General Assembly in support of the Anti-Microbial Resistance initiative prior to the United Nations high-level meeting on antimicrobial resistance on Sept 21, 2016 in New York.

ISID's focus is on LMICs. Calling for a Global Antimicrobial Conservation Fund to give financial aid to low and lower-middle income countries to combat antimicrobial resistance.
#UNGA #AMR #IJID
Read this IJID article and IJID editorial.

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Hear Larry Madoff, Editor of ProMED-mail, describe some of the most
important aspects of ProMED's mission.

Updated ProMED-mail app now available for iPhone or Andoid!  Free at iTunes.

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