NOTICE: AMMI Canada, CACMID and Unconventional Planning are the only official housing agents for the annual conference. NO other housing company or travel agent is authorized to place hotel reservations on behalf of the AMMI Canada — CACMID Annual Conference. Abstract Submission Now Open! Submission deadline is Tuesday, January 7, 2020 Abstract Instructions Call for […]

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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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Posted on behalf of the National Molecular Microbiology Diagnostics Working Group and the National Microbiology Laboratory: Preparations for the 2019 Challenge Test for 16S rRNA sequencing and MALDI-TOF are underway at the NML, for shipment in October 2019.  Laboratories which would like to join in this test but have NEVER PREVIOUSLY participated in this exercise are […]

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