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The 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.

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. Robert Krause
Contact person: Andrea Koerner, Secretariat
Web: http://www.oegach.at/

BSAC

British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy

President: Mr Philip Howard
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/

CAU

Chemotherapists Association of Ukraine

President: Prof. Yuriy Feshchenko
Contact person: Prof. Oleksandr Dziublyk, Vice President
Web: http://www.ctau.org.ua/

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 Chemotherapy and Infectious Diseases

President: Prof. George Petrikkos
Contact person: Prof. George Petrikkos

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: Assoc. Prof. Rikke Krogh-Madsen
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: Assoc. Prof. Georgia Vrioni
Contact person: Mrs Memtsa Ioanna
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 Canan Agalar
Contact person: Prof Dr Ismail Yasar Avc─▒, 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: http://www.iacmac.ru/iacmac/en/

Italian Society of Chemotherapy

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

Kosova Society of Chemotherapy and Infection

President: Dr Ilir Tolaj
Contact person:

Lebanese Society for Infectious Diseases & Clinical Microbiology

President: Dr Zahi Helou
Contact person: Maya Zakhour, Secretariat
Web: http://www.digitalscope.me/lsidcm/

Macedonian Microbiological Society

President: Prof. Ana Kaftandzieva
Contact person: Ana Kaftandzieva, 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-Society for Chemotherapy

President: Prof. Tobias Welte
Contact person: Prof. Dr Michael Kresken, Scientific Secretary
Web: http://www.p-e-g.org/

Polish Medical Association, Section of Chemotherapy

President: Prof. Stefan Tyski
Contact person: Dr Wanda Grzybowska

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: Ms Jenny Smith, 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: Prof. Doctor Fernando Maltez
Contact person: Felismina Costa
Web: http://www.spdimc.org

Spanish Society of Chemotherapy

President: Prof. Jose Barberan
Contact person: Beatriz Sánchez, Secretary
Web: http://www.seq.es

Swiss Society for Infectious Diseases

President: Prof. Nicolas Mülller
Contact person: Mrs Christine Vögtli, Assistant to President
Web: http://www.sginf.ch/

Welsh Microbiological Association

President: Dr Kelly Ward
Contact person: Dr Michael Perry, 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: Dr A.C.T.M. Vossen
Contact person: Dr Margo Kusters
Web: https://www.nvmm.nl/

North American Member Societies

AMMI Canada logo

Association of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Disease Canada

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

SIDP logo

Society of Infectious Diseases Pharmacists

President: Dr Kerry LaPlante
Contact person: Elizabeth Schumacher, Executive Director
Web: https://sidp.org/

South American Member Societies

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Argentine Society of Infectious Diseases

President: Prof. Lautaro de Vedia
Contact person: Alejandra Sayago, Secretary
Web: http://www.sadi.org.ar

Brazilian Society of Infectious Diseases

President: Prof. Sergio Cimerman
Contact person: Prof. Sergio Cimerman
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 Pio Lopez
Contact person: Sonia Jeannette Guerrero Lozano, Manager
Web: http://www.acin.org

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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/

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Panamerican Society of Infectious Diseases (API)

President: Silvio Vega
Contact person: Dr Maria Eugenia Gutierrez Pimentel, General Secretary
Web: http://www.apinfectologia.com

African Member Societies

Egyptian Society of Parasitology

President: Prof. Abdel Hameed Abdel Tawab Sabry
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 Rim Abdelmalek
Contact person: Dr Wissem Hachfi, Secretary General
Web: http://www.infectiologie.org.tn/

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. Paul Anantharajah Tambyah
Contact person: Prof. Paul Anantharajah Tambyah
Web: http://www.apscmi.org/

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. Shingo Yamamoto
Contact person: Prof. Lee Seungju, Secretary General
Web: http://aaus.info

Australasian Society for Infectious Diseases

President: Assoc. Prof. Joshua Davis
Contact person: Marilena Salvo, Senior Executive Officer
Web: http://www.asid.net.au/

Australian Society for Antimicrobials

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

Australian Society for Microbiology

President: Prof. Roy Robins-Browne
Contact person: Prof. Jonathan Iredell, Convenor National Antimicrobials Special Interest Group
Web: http://www.theasm.org.au/

Bangladesh Association for the Advancement of Tropical Medicine (BAATM)

President: Prof. M.A. Faiz
Contact person: Dr Fazle Rabbi Chowdhury, Consultant, Medicine
Web: http://www.baatm.org/

Chinese Pharmacological Society

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

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 Wing Hong Seto
Contact person: Dr Bosco Lam, Honarary Secretary
Web: http://www.fmshk.org/fmshk.php?id=20&mid=95

Infection Control Society of Taiwan

President: Dr Feng-Yee Chang
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 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. Hiroshi Kiyota
Contact person: Prof. Hiroki Ohge, Secretariat
Web: http://www.chemotherapy.or.jp/

Emirates Infectious Diseases Society

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

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 Chulhun L. Chang
Contact person: Dr Sunjoo Kim, Board of International Relationships
Web: http://kscm.or.kr/xe/index_e

Malaysian Society of Infectious Diseases and Chemotherapy

President: Prof. Zamberi Sekawi
Contact person: Assoc. Prof. Ariza Adnan, Secretary
Web: http://www.msidc.com.my/

Medical Microbiology and Infectious Disease Society of Pakistan

President: Dr Bushra Jamil
Contact person: Luqman Mahmood, Administration Secretary
Web: www.mmidsp.com

New Zealand Microbiological Society

President: Associate Prof. Mike Taylor
Contact person: Dr Helen Withers, Secretary
Web: http://www.nzms.org.nz/

Paediatric Infectious Disease Society of Thailand

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

Philippine Society for Microbiology and Infectious Diseases

President: Dr Mario M. Panaligan
Contact person: Rose D. Santos, Secretariat
Web: http://www.psmid.org.ph/

Singapore Society for Microbiology & Biotechnology

President: Assoc. Prof. Lee Yuan Kun
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 Seow Yen Tan (Secretary); Ms Noraini Ibrahim (Secretariat)
Web: http://www.sids.org.sg/

Taiwan Society of Microbiology

President: Prof. Lee-Jene Teng
Contact person: Dr. Chun-Hsing Liao, 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://saudimmid.com/

Turkish Society of Hospital Infections and Control

President: Prof. Emin Halis Akalin
Contact person: Prof. Serhat Unal, Secretary General

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