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What's New

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.
Read this IJID article and IJID editorial.

The International Journal for Infectious Diseases (IJID) special issue on Mass Gatherings is now available in open access. Includes Olympics 2016, Hajj, Kumbh Mela and other mass gatherings.

The 2015 Impact Factors have been released and ISID is pleased to announce that the new IF for our International Journal of Infectious Diseases  is 2.229 (Thomson Scientific Journal Citation Reports 2016), an increase from 1.859  in 2014.

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Abstracts from the 17th ICID have been published as a supplement to the International Journal of Infectious Diseases.

2015 BMA Medical Book Awards for book on Emerging infections - First Prize, Public Health Category: Editors and chapter contributors include ProMED Editor, Larry Madoff; ProMED moderators, IJID Editor, Eskild Petersen; and ISID Executive and Council members. Available from Elsevier.

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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