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Institut Pasteur Course - Medical Mycology

November 26 2018

Institut Pasteur, Paris, March 18-April 12, 2019 

This four-week course is intended for microbiologists (MDs, PharmDs, PhDs & veterinarians) willing to catch up with the most recent advances in diagnosis and identification procedures and principles of therapy for fungal infections. Lectures, bench sessions & informal
panel discussions will cover numerous technical and medical aspects related to fungal cultures, antifungal drugs, diagnosis and monitoring of patients, polyphasic identification of strains, epidemiology, diagnostic criteria and principles of therapeutic management of the most important yeast and filamentous fungal infections.
Expected lecturers:
A. Alanio (France), M. Arendrup (Denmark), T. Boekhout (The Netherlands), S. Bretagne (France), T. Calandra (Switzerland), A. Carvalho (Portugal), M. Cuenca-Estrella (Spain), C. d’Enfert (France), J. Dupont (France), F. Dromer (France), J.-P. Gangneux (France), D. Garcia-Hermoso (France), J. Guillot (France), R. Hay (UK), V. Jullien (France), G. Jouvion (France), F. Lanternier (France), C. Lass-Flörl (Austria), F. Lamoth (Switzerland), O. Lortholary (France), J. Maertens (Belgium), P. Munoz (Spain), R. Piarroux (France), M. Richardson (UK), V. Robert (The Netherlands), D. Sanglard (Switzerland), M. Sanguinetti (Italy), A. Stchigel (Spain), P. Verweij (The Netherlands), J. Quintin (France).
Online registration:
www.pasteur.fr/en/medical-mycology
Co-directors:
Dea Garcia Hermoso
Olivier Lortholary
Head of practical sessions:
Dea Garcia Hermoso
Practical information:
Deadline for application: December 20, 2018
Attendees: 20 students