ISID Committees
ISID Research Committee
Oversight of ISID’s research grants & awards and fellowship programs.

Chair: Rana Hajjeh

Council members:
  • Neelika Malavige
  • Laith Raddad
  • Paul Brown
  • Francois Mbopi-Keou
  • Paul Newton
  • Elizabeth Ashley

Executive Committee (EC) members: Gagandeep Kang

ISID Program Director: Britta Lassmann

ProMED Editor: Larry Madoff

Education & Publication Committee
Oversight of the IJID (International Journal of Infectious Diseases); Infection control handbook. Development of educational programs.

Chair: Alison Holmes

Council members:
  • Shaheen Mehtar
  • SS Lee
  • Claudio Lanata
  • Philippe Buchy
  • Didier Pittet
  • Gonzalo Bearman (Editor, A Guide to Infection Control in the Hospital, fifth edition)
  • Veasna Duong
  • Enrique Castro Sanchez
  • William Powderly
  • Jaffar Al-Tawiq

EC member: Ziad Memish

ProMED moderator subject expert: Larry Lutwick

ISID Program Director: Britta Lassmann

IJID Editor: Eskild Petersen

External Affairs Committee
Development of regional meetings/engagement. Development of press and public relations. Collaborations with other societies.

Chair: Miguel O’Ryan

Council members:
  • Hanna Nohynek
  • Rob Heyderman
  • Lindsay Grayson
  • Keith Klugman
  • Maria Guzman

Executive Committee members:

  • Keith Klugman
  • Ursula Theuretzbacher

ISID Executive Director: Chris Trimmer

ISID Program Director: Britta Lassmann

ProMED Committee
Oversight and development of ProMED.

Chair: Marc Mendelson.

Council members:
  • Poh Lian Lim
  • Ramy Aziz
  • Ramanan Laxminarayan
  • María L. Avila-Aguero
  • Rola Husni-Samaha

Emerging Leaders:
  • Sean Wasserman
  • Eyal Lesham

Executive Committee member: Paul Anath Tambyah

ProMED Editor: Larry Madoff

ISID Program Director: Britta Lassmann

IJID editor-in-chief: Eskild Petersen

Finance Committee
Oversight of ISID’s finances

Chair: ISID Treasurer: Alison Holmes

ISID President: Jon Cohen

President Elect: Marc Mendelson

ISID Executive Director: Chris Trimmer

Nomination Committee
Oversight of Council and Executive Committee member nominations

Chair: ISID President: Jon Cohen

Past-President: Keith Klugman

President-Elect: Marc Mendelson

Council members:
  • Sally Roberts
  • Teshome Gebre

ISID Executive Director: Chris Trimmer

ICID Programme Committee
Congress organization and scientific program development

Chair: ISID President: Jon Cohen

Co-chair: Congress Host: Gustavo Lopardo

Executive Committee members: Rana Hajjeh, Alison Holmes, Marc Mendelson, Ziad Memish, Keith Klugman, Ursula Teuretzbacher, Gagandeep Kang, Miguel O’Ryan

ISID Executive Director: Chris Trimmer

ISID Program Director: Britta Lassmann