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ISAC has 86 Member Societies around the world active in antimicrobial chemotherapy, clinical microbiology and infectious diseases. Click on the appropriate region on our Member Map below to see the societies in your area.

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European Member Societies

Albanian Society of Infectious Diseases

President: Dr Arjan Harxhi
Contact person: Dr Arjan Harxhi
Web: http://www.shshi.al/

ACAI

Association de Chimiothérapie Anti-Infectieuse (ACAI)

President: Prof. J. L. Herrmann
Contact person: Prof. E. Senneville, Secretary
Web: http://www.ricai.fr/

Bosnia and Herzegovina

Association of Microbiology in Bosnia and Herzegovina

President: Dr Nijaz Tihic
Contact person: Dr Nijaz Tihic
Web: www.umbih.com

Austrian Society of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy

President: Prof. Heinz Burgmann
Contact person: Andrea Koerner, Secretariat
Web: http://www.oegach.at/

BSAC

British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy

President: David Jenkins
Contact person: Mrs. Tracey Guise, Chief Executive Officer
Web: http://www.bsac.org.uk/

Bulgarian Society of Chemotherapy

President: Prof. Dr Krassimir Metodiev
Contact person: Prof. Dr Krassimir Metodiev
Web: http://www.imab-bg.org/

CSC

Croatian Society of Chemotherapy

President: Prof. Bruno Barsic
Contact person: Prof. Bruno Barsic

Croatian ID

Croatian Society of Infectious Diseases of the Croatian Medical Association

President: Prof. Bruno Barsic
Contact person: Assist. Prof. Marija Santini, Secretary
Web: https://hdib.hr

Croatian UGSTI

Croatian Society for Urogenital & Sexually Transmitted Infections

President: Prof. Visnja Skerk
Contact person: Prof. Visnja Skerk

Cyprus Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases

President: Prof. George Petrikkos
Contact person: Louiza Palloura, Executive Secretary

Czech Society for Infectious Disease

President: Dr S. Plíšek
Contact person: Dr Petr Kumpel, Vice President
Web: http://www.infekce.cz

DSI

Danish Infectious Disease Society

President: Lars Skov Dalgaard
Contact person: Assoc. Prof. Lone Hagens Mygind, Secretary
Web: http://www.infmed.dk

DGI

Deutsche Gesellschaft für Infektiologie

President: Prof. Dr Gerd Fatkenheuer
Contact person: Ms Monika Ecke, Executive Secretary of the Society
Web: http://www.dgi-net.de/

DVV

Deutsche Vereinigung zur Bekampfung der Viruskrankheiten (DVV)

President: Prof. Dr Helmut Fickenscher
Contact person: Ute Helling, Secretary
Web: http://www.dvv-ev.de/

Dutch Working Group International Medical Microbiology (WIMM)

President: Dr Edmee Bowles
Contact person: Edmee Bowles, President

Georgian Society of Paediatric Chemotherapy

President: Prof. Irakli Pavlenishvili
Contact person: Prof. Irakli Pavlenishvili

Hellenic Society for Chemotherapy

President: Prof. Helen Giamarellou
Contact person: Prof. Helen Giamarellou
Web: http://www.eex.org.gr/

Hellenic Society for Microbiology

President: Athanassios Tsakris
Contact person: Mrs Memtsa Ioanna, Secretary
Web: http://www.hms.org.gr/

Hellenic Society for Infectious Diseases

President: Dr P. Gargalianos-Kakolyris
Contact person: Maria Mintzia-Foka, Secretary
Web: http://www.loimoxeis.gr/

Infectionists Scientific Society of Republic Belarus

President: Prof. Valery M. Semenov
Contact person: Prof. Valery M. Semenov

Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology Specialty Society of Turkey (EKMUD)

President: Prof Dr Irfan Şencan
Contact person: Prof Dr Ismail Yasar Avcı, Secretary General
Web: http://www.ekmud.org.tr

International Society of Non-Antibiotics (ISN)

President: Prof. Sujata Dastidar
Contact person: Dr Jette Elisabeth Kristiansen, Secretary General
Web: http://www.non-antibiotics.com/

Inter-Regional Association for Clinical Microbiology and Antimicrobial Chemotherapy (Russia)

President: Prof. Roman Kozlov
Contact person: Dr Anatoly Nikulin, Scientific Secretary
Web: https://www.antibiotic.ru/en/iacmac/

Italian Society of Chemotherapy

President: Prof. Andrea Novelli and Dr. Mariella Cassetta
Contact person: Prof. Teresita Mazzei
Web: http://www.chemio.org/

Lebanese Society for Infectious Diseases & Clinical Microbiology

President: Souha Kanj
Contact person: Nadine Yared, Secretariat
Web: http://www.digitalscope.me/lsidcm/

Macedonian Microbiological Society

President: Prof. Golubinka Boshevska
Contact person: Assoc. Prof. Dr Gorica Popova, Secretary

Mediterranean Society of Chemotherapy and Infection

President: Prof. George Petrikkos
Contact person: Zacharias Kaplanidis, Executive Director
Web: http://medsocchemi.org

Nordic Society for Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (NSCMID)

President: Prof. Magnus Gottfredsson
Contact person: Dr Anders Johansson, Secretary of the Board
Web: http://www.nscmid.org

Norwegian Society of Medical Microbiology (NFMM)

President: Dr Astrid Louise Wester
Contact person: Dr Astrid Louise Wester, NFMM Board leader
Web: http://www.legeforeningen.no/mikrobio

Paul-Ehrlich-Gesellschaft für Infektionstherapie e.V.

President: Prof. Dr. Christian Bogdan
Contact person: Dr Esther Wohlfarth, Scientific Secretary
Web: http://www.p-e-g.org/

Polish Society of Microbiologists, Antimicrobial Agents section

President: Assoc. Prof. Agnieszka Laudy
Contact person: Dr Joanna Krajewska, Secretary
Web: https://www.microbiology.pl/

Romanian Society for the Study of Chemotherapeutics

President: Prof. Mihai Nechifor
Contact person: Prof. Mihai Nechifor

Scottish Microbiology Association

President: Dr Andrew Smith
Contact person: Keira McAllister, Honorary Secretary
Web: http://www.sma.scot.nhs.uk

Serbian Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy

President: Prof. Mijomir Pelemis
Contact person: Associate Prof. Goran Stevanovic, Society Secretary
Web: http://www.suah.rs/

Slovak Society of Chemotherapy

President: Assoc. Prof. Maria Wagnerova
Contact person: Assoc. Prof. Maria Wagnerova

Slovenian Society of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy

President: Prof. Bojana Beovic
Contact person: Dr Mateja Logar, Secretary
Web: http://www.szpz.info/index.php

Sociedade Portuguesa de Doenças Infecciosas e Microbiologia Clinica

President: Dr. Joaquim Oliveira
Contact person: Felismina Costa, Secretariat
Web: http://www.spdimc.org

Spanish Society of Chemotherapy

President: Prof. Jose Barberan
Contact person: Juan González del Castillo, Secretary
Web: http://www.seq.es

Swiss Society for Infectious Diseases

President: Prof. Barbara Hasse and Prof. Stefan Kuster
Contact person: Christine Laich, Assistant to Presidents
Web: http://www.sginf.ch/

Welsh Microbiological Association

President: Dr Kelly Ward
Contact person: Kirsten Winterburn, General Secretary
Web: https://www.wales.nhs.uk/sites3/home.cfm?orgid=882

The Dutch Society for Medical Microbiolog logo

Dutch Society for Medical Microbiology (NVMM)

President: Prof. Heiman Wertheim
Contact person: Dr Margo Kusters
Web: https://www.nvmm.nl/

Danish Society for Clinical Microbiology

President: Thomas Vognbjerg Sydenham
Contact person: Thomas Greve, Secretary General
Web: https://dskm.dk/en/

Kosovo Society for Microbiology

President: Prof. Lul Raka
Contact person: Prof. Lul Raka, President
Web: https://www.mikrobiologjia.net/

Sociedad Madrileña de Microbiología Clínica (SMMC)

Sociedad Madrileña de Microbiología Clínica (SMMC)

President: Patricia Muñoz García
Contact person: Iván Adán Rodríguez, Technical Secreary
Web: https://www.smmc.es

Romanian Society Of Medical Mycology And Mycotoxicology

Romanian Society of Medical Mycology and Mycotoxicologyy

President: Prof. Dr Mihai Mares
Contact person: Prof. Dr Mihai Mares
Web: https://fungi.ro/ro/

North American Member Societies

AMMI Canada logo

Association of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Disease Canada

President: Dr Deborah Yamamura
Contact person: Riccarda Galioto, Executive Director
Web: http://www.ammi.ca/

SIDP logo

Society of Infectious Diseases Pharmacists

President: Dr Samuel L. Aitken
Contact person: Margo Farber, Executive Director
Web: https://sidp.org/

South American Member Societies

SADI logo

Argentine Society of Infectious Diseases

President: Claudia Salgueira, MD
Contact person: Alejandra Sayago, Secretary
Web: http://www.sadi.org.ar

Brazilian Society of Infectious Diseases

President: Dr Clovis Arns
Contact person: Dr Clovis Arns
Web: http://www.infectologia.org.br/

CSID logo

Chilean Society of Infectious Diseases

President: Dr Monica R. Lafourcade
Contact person: Dalma Domic Tomicic, Executive Secretary
Web: http://www.sochinf.cl

ACIN logo

Colombian Association of Infectious Diseases (ACIN)

President: Dr German Camacho Moreno
Contact person: Sonia Jeannette Guerrero Lozano, Manager
Web: http://www.acin.org

API logo

Cuban Society of Microbiology and Parasitology

President: Dr María G. Guzmán
Contact person: Dr Angel A. Escobedo Carbonell, Vice-President
Web: http://instituciones.sld.cu/microparacuba/

API logo

Panamerican Society of Infectious Diseases (API)

President: Prof. Monica Thormann
Contact person: Dr Yori Roque, General Secretary
Web: https://www.apiinfectologia.org/

Peruvian Society of Infectious and Tropical Diseases logo

Peruvian Society of Infectious and Tropical Diseases

President: Prof. Juan Carlos Celis Salinas
Contact person: Juan Carlos Celis Salinas, President
Web: https://speit.org.pe/

African Member Societies

Egyptian Society of Parasitology

President: Prof. Mousa Abdelgawad
Contact person: Dr Tosson A. Morsy, Secretary General
Web: http://www.parasitology.eg.net/

Federation of Infectious Diseases Societies of Southern Africa

President: Dr Nelesh Govender
Contact person: Ms Lea Lourens, Administrator
Web: http://www.fidssa.co.za/

Société Tunisienne de Pathologie Infectieuse (STPI)

President: Dr Adnene Toumi
Contact person: Dr Lamia Ammari, Secretary General
Web: http://www.infectiologie.org.tn/

Infection Control African Network

President: Prof. F. T. Ogunsola
Contact person: Yolanda Gouws, Course Administrator / Anna Vorndran, ICAN Executive Manager
Web: http://www.icanetwork.co.za/

Ghana AMR Platform

President: Martha Gyansa-Lutterodt
Contact person: Dr Martha Gyansa-Lutterodt, President

Senegalese Society of Microbiology

President: Cheikh Saad Bouh Boye
Contact person: Makhtar Camara, Principal Coordinator
Web: http://www.sosemic.sn/

Association of Pathologists of Tanzania

President: Dr. Charles Massambu
Contact person: Dr. Mtebe Majigo, Secretary General

Cameroonian Society for Microbiology

President: Prof. Gonsu Hortense
Contact person: Dr Fonkoua Marie Christine, Vice President of Scientific Activities
Web: http://www.socami.org

OAZIS Health Antimicrobial Stewardship Hub

President: Dr Eric Mugabo
Contact person: Dr Eric Mugabo, Executive Director
Web: https://www.oazis.rw

AMR Alliance Rwanda

AMR Alliance Rwanda

President: Prof. Regis Irankunda
Contact person: Dr Sandrine Uwurukundo (Secretary General)
Web: https://amralliancerwanda.org/

Gambia Society of Microbiology

Gambia Society of Microbiology

President: Dr Saffiatou Darboe
Contact person: Modou Lamin Jammeh (Secretary General)
Web: http://gasom.gm/

Asia-Pacific Member Societies

Arab Alliance for the Prudent Use of Antimicrobials

President: Prof. Dr Fatma A. Amer
Contact person: Prof. Dr Fatma A. Amer

Asia-Pacific Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infection

President: Prof. David Lye
Contact person: Prof. Fee Johnstone, APSCMI Secretariat
Web: http://www.apscmi.net/

Asia-Pacific Society for Medical Virology

President: Prof. L. M. Huang
Contact person: Prof. L. M. Huang

Asian Association of UTI and STD (AAUS)

President: Prof. Stephen Shei-Dei Yang
Contact person: Prof. Lee Seungju, Secretary General
Web: http://aaus.info

Australasian Society for Infectious Diseases

President: Prof Katie Flanagan
Contact person: Helen Vertoudakis, Senior Executive Officer
Web: http://www.asid.net.au/

Australian Society for Antimicrobials

President: Prof. Geoffrey Coombs
Contact person: Prof. Geoffrey Coombs, President
Web: http://www.asainc.net.au/

Australian Society for Microbiology

President: Prof. Mark Schembri
Contact person: Sarah Aspinall, National Office Manager
Web: http://www.theasm.org.au/

Bangladesh Society of Infectious and Tropical Diseases (BSITD)

President: Prof. M.A. Faiz
Contact person: Dr Fazle Rabbi Chowdhury, Consultant, Medicine
Web: https://bsitd.com.bd/

Chinese Pharmacological Society

President: Prof. Qing Yan
Contact person: Prof. Yonghong Xiao
Web: http://www.cnphars.org.cn/en/index.asp

Emirates Infectious Diseases Society

President: Dr Abdulla Mahmood Mohammad Ustadi
Contact person: Dr Laila Al Dabal, General Secretary

Global Chinese Association of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases

President: Prof. Ying-Chun Xu
Contact person: Prof. Ying-Chun Xu
Web: http://www.gcacmid.org/

Hong Kong Society for Microbiology and Infection

President: Dr Christoper Lai
Contact person: May Lee, Honorary Secretary
Web: http://www.fmshk.org/fmshk.php?id=20&mid=95

Infection Control Society of Taiwan

President: Yee-Chun Chen
Contact person: M. C. Chan, Secretary General
Web: https://www.nics.org.tw

Infectious Disease Association of Thailand

President: Assistant Prof. Kumthorn Malathum
Contact person: Rachada, Secretary
Web: http://www.idthai.org/

Infectious Diseases Society of Taiwan

President: Dr Li-Min Huang
Contact person: Dr Szu-Min Hsieh, Secretary General
Web: http://www.idsroc.org.tw/

Israeli Society for Infectious Diseases

President: Prof. Miriam Weinberger
Contact person: Dr Michal Stein, Secretary

Iranian Society of Medical Bacteriology

President: Abdolaziz Rastegar lari
Contact person: Abdolaziz Rastegar lari, President
Web: http://ismbac.ir

Iranian Society of Microbiology

President: Prof. Dr Mohammad Mehdi Feizabadi
Contact person: Prof. Dr Mohammad Mehdi Feizabadi
Web: http://www.ism.ir/

Japanese Society for Chemotherapy

President: Prof. Tetsuya Matsumoto
Contact person: Prof. Hiroki Ohge, Secretariat
Web: http://www.chemotherapy.or.jp/

Korean Association of Urogenital Tract Infection and Inflammation (KAUTII)

President: Prof. Young Ho Kim
Contact person: Prof. Hoon Choi, Secretary General
Web: http://www.uti.or.kr

Korean Society for Antimicrobial Therapy (Seoul)

President: Prof. Jung Hyun Choi
Contact person: Prof. Dong Gun Lee, Secretary General
Web: http://www.ksat.or.kr

Korean Society for Clinical Microbiology

President: Dr Mi-Na Kim
Contact person: Dr Chang Ki Kim, Director of International Affairs
Web: https://www.kscm.or.kr/html/?pmode=english

Malaysian Society of Infectious Diseases and Chemotherapy

President: Dr Yasmin Malik
Contact person: Dr Nurul Azmawati, Secretary
Web: http://www.msidc.com.my/

Medical Microbiology and Infectious Disease Society of Pakistan

President: Dr Summiya Nizamuddin
Contact person: Luqman Mahmood, Administration Secretary
Web: https://www.mmidsp.com/

New Zealand Microbiological Society

President: Dr Heather Hendrickson
Contact person: Dr Helen Withers, Secretary
Web: http://www.nzms.org.nz/

Paediatric Infectious Disease Society of Thailand

President: Prof. Kulkanya Chokephaibulkit
Contact person: Dr Weerawan Hattasingh, Secretary General
Web: http://www.pidst.or.th/

Philippine Society for Microbiology and Infectious Diseases

President: Dr Vegloure M. Maguinsay
Contact person: Rose D. Santos, Secretariat
Web: https://www.psmid.org/

Singapore Society for Microbiology & Biotechnology

President: Assoc. Prof. Justin Chu
Contact person: Dave Ow Siak Wei, Secretary
Web: http://www.ssmb.org.sg/

Society of Infectious Diseases, Chinese Medical Association

President: Dr Jinlin Hou
Contact person: Dr Yonghong Xiao, Society Member
Web: http://www.infectcma.org.cn

Society of Infectious Diseases (Singapore)

President: Dr David Lye
Contact person: Dr Tau Hong Lee (Secretary); Ms Noraini Ibrahim (Secretariat)
Web: http://www.sids.org.sg/

Taiwan Society of Microbiology

President: Prof. Po-Ren Hsueh
Contact person: Dr. Yu-Tsung Huang, Secretary General
Web: http://www.tsm.org.tw/

Saudi Society for Medical Microbiology & Infectious Diseases

President: Prof. Huda Abdelkareem Bukharie
Contact person: Prof. Huda Abdelkareem Bukharie, President
Web: http://ssmid2022.com/

Turkish Society of Hospital Infections and Control

President: Prof. Serhat Unal
Contact person: Prof. Serhat Unal
Web: http://hider.org.tr/

Turkish Society of Chemotherapy

President: Prof. Dr Gökhan Demir
Contact person: Prof. Dr Gökhan Demir, President

Turkish Society of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy (ANKEM)

President: Prof. Dr Bülent Gurler
Contact person: Prof. Dr Derya Aydin, Executive Board Member

Hong Kong Society of Infectious Diseases

President: Dr Ada Lim
Contact person: Dr Heather To
Web: http://www.hksid.org

Infection Control Academy of India

President: Prof. (Dr) Ranga Reddy Burri
Contact person: Prof. (Dr) Ranga Reddy Burri
Web: http://www.ifcai.in

Infection Control Society Pakistan

President: Prof. Muhammad Rafiq
Contact person: Syed Anas Farooq Hashmi
Web: http://www.infectioncontrolsociety.com

Pakistan Society of Internal Medicine

President: Prof. Javed Akram
Contact person:
Email: Dr Somia Iqtadar
Web: https://www.psim.org.pk/