The Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) presents COVID-19 Vaccine Foundations for Health Care Providers on an online open access webinar, hosted by AMMI Canada. English Session  Date:     Monday, December 14, 2020 Time:     13:00 – 15:00 Eastern To register please CLICK HERE. Opening remarks by Dr. Howard Njoo, Deputy Chief Public Health Officer Module 1 – […]

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Abstracts The AMMI Canada–CACMID Annual Conference is the premiere national meeting in infectious diseases and diagnostic microbiology. Through the meeting’s interactive sessions and research presentations, the collective interests of students, technologists, and professionals in the areas of diagnostic microbiology, antimicrobial stewardship, pediatric infectious diseases, adult infectious diseases, infection prevention and control, and public health are […]

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Charting a career in reproductive and sexual health: Lessons from a Black Canadian Female Scientist When: Oct 1, 2020 12:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada) Please join Dr. Ogilvie as she discusses her research career in Canada, and shares her reflections and lessons learned through her journey of building an academic career in the […]

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It is a great honour for the CACMID board to present the 2020 John G. Fitzgerald Award to Dr. Michael Mulvey.  This award recognizes Canadian Microbiologists that have significantly advanced the field of medical microbiology through their contributions to clinical, academic, and/or educational pillars. Dr. Mulvey is the Chief of the Antimicrobial Resistance and Nosocomial Infections […]

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

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