The AMMI Canada – CACMID Annual Conference 2020, scheduled to take place in Vancouver, BC April 29 to May 2 has been cancelled. The decision to cancel this conference was difficult but was made after careful deliberation and consideration. Given the COVID-19 pandemic, the province of British Columbia recommending cancellation of all mass gatherings of […]

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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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The 12th International Symposium on Pneumococci & Pneumococcal Diseases (ISPPD) will take place June 21-25, 2020 in Toronto, Canada. This is a unique multidisciplinary forum for colleagues from around the world to meet and discuss a variety of topics, generating stimulating debates and fruitful collaborations. Join leading experts and other allied healthcare professionals for this […]

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