Our Working Groups on specialist subjects are engaged in advancing scientific knowledge in antimicrobial chemotherapy, clinical microbiology and infectious diseases through various activities: Peer Reviewed Publications Symposia, Consensus Conferences, International Surveys, Collaborative Research, Development and Implementation of Professional Guidelines. 

We welcome suggestions for new groups from enthusiastic colleagues working in their selected field!

Anti-Infective Pharmacology Alliance for the Prudent Use of Antibiotics Bone, Skin & Soft Tissue Infections
Clostridium difficile Infections Device Related Infections & Biofilm Early Career
Fungal Infections Immunisations and Vaccines Infection Prevention & Control
Infections in Catastrophic Areas Infections in the ICU and Sepsis Microbiology Laboratory
MRSA Pharmacoeconomics Rapid Diagnostics & Biomarkers
Urinary Tract Infections Viral Infections  Zoonoses

Aims and Objectives

  • Promote advancement of knowledge on all aspects of antimicrobial chemotherapy, clinical microbiology and infectious diseases through active working group co-operation
  • Bring together fellow scientists to exchange experiences and promote discussions during regular Working Group meetings
  • Work actively for the establishment of international collaborative projects
  • Promote high standards of care and quality of research
  • Contribute to ISAC’s major international conference, the International Conference of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy


ISAC Working Groups are open to new members with a strong interest and relevant experience in the given field.  To join an ISAC Working Group, please contact Fee Johnstone, ISAC Executive Assistant (secretariat [at] ISAC.world) with your name and a brief C.V.  We welcome new members!