ISHAM NEWS! (1-9-2017)

Dear , We received the sad news of the death of Donald MacKenzie. Donald passed away on July 12th, surrounded by his family.  He had spent very many years suffering the increasingly dreadful effects of Parkinson’s Disease.  An obituary will soon appear on the ISHAM website.

The program outline of the 20st ISHAM Congress in Amsterdam, 30 June-4 July 2018, is making progress, see here here. Submission of individual abstract will be opened on 1 September. Check also the button Pre and Post Meetings for the several extended specialized workshops and courses.

Some news about The Netherlands can be found in the congress blog.

New issues of the LIFE Newsletter can be found here here.

The registration for the next TIMM in Belgrade, Serbia, 6-9 October 2017, closes on 18 September.

The University of Aberdeen, Scotland has a 5-year postdoc position available for a full-time contract in medical mycology; click here for full information.

An error was noted in the Atlas of Clinical Fungi, where a chromogenic medium was incorrectly labeled. A corrected version of the Atlas is available online for subscribers.

An ECMM EC Symposium will be organized on the occasion of the certification of the University Hospital of Cologne as a Excellence Center (EC) of the European Confederation of Medical Mycology (ECMM).
The event will take place on October 10, 2017, in Cologne, Germany. Click here for information.

A Chinese-Netherlands course in medical mycology will be held in Shanghai, China, 6-14 October, 2017, in Chinese and English languages. For information, contact Shuwen Deng.

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