The 26th Annual European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (ECCMID) will take place next month. The conference is the annual meeting of the European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (ESCMID).
Venue relocation announced
ECCMID has risen steadily in prominence and importance over the last few years and attracts over 10,000 attendees from around the world. The congress provides an excellent mix of workshops, keynote lectures, symposia and meet-the-expert sessions covering the field of infectious diseases and clinical microbiology.
Due to current geo political situation in Turkey, this year’s conference has been relocated from Istanbul, Turkey, to Amsterdam, Netherlands, and will take place on the 9-12th April, 2016.
Some highlights taken from the scientific programme include:
Saturday, 9 April 2016
Sunday, 10 April 2016
Monday, 11 April 2016
Tuesday, 12 April 2016
The congress also has a large exhibition where delegates can view the very latest laboratory technology. Industry leading companies such as Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics, Beckman Coulter Diagnostics and Abbott Diagnostics will be exhibiting their available products and services. Manufacturers will also be offering Integrated Symposia sessions. Some highlights from these sessions include:
ECCMID will bring together world leading experts and innovative research findings. Topics for discussion at the congress are wide ranging, with a particular emphasis on migrant/refugee health and colistin resistance. For further details on how you can attend, view the full ECCMID Event Listing.