The Respiratory Virus Infections (ReVI) Group from the Canadian Public Health Laboratory Network (CPHLN) has released the following guidance documents related to COVID-19: Best Practice Guidelines for the Detection of SARS-CoV-2: CPHLN Best Practices for COVID-19 Protocol for Microbiological Investigations of Emerging Respiratory Pathogens, Including Severe Acute Respiratory Infections (SARI): CPHLN Protocol for Microbiological Investigations […]

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Virtual Abstracts Online Oral and Poster Abstract Presentations Instructions The AMMI Canada-CACMID Annual Conference 2020 abstracts have gone virtual due the the cancellation of the conference in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic. We encourage you to look through the presentations and direct questions to the authors through the emails provided on their presentations. We are […]

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The Distinguished Microbiologist Service Award is given annually to a member of the Canadian College of Microbiologists (CCM) in recognition of outstanding professional contributions in the categories where certification is provided by the College. The award consists of a $1,000 honorarium, a plaque, as well as travel expenses to attend the award presentation. This award […]

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Register Now! Monday, Nov 4, 2019 marks the worldwide launch of  “The Role of Diagnostics in the AMR Response,” a massive open online course (MOOC) developed by the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, in partnership with Becton Dickinson and Company.  This is a free 6-week multimedia course that focuses on the global crisis of […]

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Sponsored by bioMerieux Canada Inc. This project is designed to recognize and encourage scientific contributions to the study and advancement of syndromic testing of infectious diseases in Canada. The recipient of this award will receive a $5,000 prize and will be invited to give an oral presentation of their work at the annual AMMI-CACMID meeting. […]

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